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Frightful accident at the St. Xavier Curch at Cincinnati, March 1, 1860.

Image ID: 833139

Frightful accident at the St. Xavier Curch at Cincinnati, March 1, 1860. (1860)

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Image Title

:  Frightful accident at the St. Xavier Curch at Cincinnati, March 1, 1860.

Creator

: Fraser, E. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1860

Depicted Date

: 1860

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 24 cm. (8 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "About half past eight o'clock this morning a wall of St. Xavier Church, on Sycamore Street, between Sixth and Seventh Streets, now being demolished, suddenly fell, crushing beneath its weight a large number of the laborers, and killing many outright. The disaster occurred on the west side of Sycamore, north of Sixth. The St. Xavier Church was the oldest Roman Catholic Church in the city." Written on border: "Mar. 13, 18 ....
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Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Accidents

Source Description

: 2 folders (80 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ACC

Digital ID

: 833139

Record ID

: 719792

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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