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Tank cut into sections with acetylene torch in search of bodies underneath Molasses Disaster

Tank cut into sections with acetylene torch in search of bodies underneath Molasses Disaster

Item Information

Title:
Tank cut into sections with acetylene torch in search of bodies underneath Molasses Disaster
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
January 18, 1919
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass negatives
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Accidents: Miscellaneous
Subjects:
Accidents
Floods
Storage tanks
Molasses Disaster, Boston, Mass., 1919
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonNorth End
Extent:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) Leslie Jones.
All rights reserved.
Notes:
Title and date from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve.
Accession #:
08_06_000036