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Steamer St. John disaster....



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October 30, 1865

THE NEW YORK HERALD, October 30, 1865

* Albany steamer St. John on the Hudson River
* Boiler explosion disaster


The front page has a article headed: "SHOCKING CALAMITY" "Explosion of the Boiler of the Steamer St. John, from Albany" "Scene Of the Disaster Off Hoboken" and more. (see) Lengthy text takes up 3 full columns.
Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War