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Park Central Hotel fire disaster...

Item # 614951

February 19, 1889

THE DAILY PICAYUNE, New Orleans, February 19, 1889

* Hartford, Connecticut
* Park Central Hotel
* Boiler explosion disaster

This uncommon title from the deep South has news of the day with many advertisements. The front page has an article headed: "A HOTEL HORROR" "Mysterious Destruction of the Park Central in Hartford, Ct." "The Sleeping Guests Buried in the Debris of the Falling Building" and more. (see) Text takes up almost 2 full column.
Complete in 8 pages, light browning, a little margin wear, generally good.

Category: Post-Civil War