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1873 steamboat Wawaset disaster...



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August 09, 1873

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Aug. 9, 1873

* Steamboat Wawaset fire disaster
* Potomac River sinking


The top of page 4 has one column headings: "DREADFUL CALAMITY" "The Steamboat Wawasset (sic) Burned on the Potomac" "Over Fifty Passengers Lost" "Flame and Smoke Drive Off the Fireman" and more. (see)
Complete in 10 pages, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War