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Train Wreck: 1909

Train Wreck: 1909

Wrecked Pennsylvania R.R. car on tracks south of Brunswick Street. Jersey City, N.J. November 6, 1909. View full size. George Grantham Bain Collection.

 

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4 killed in this wreck, but:

This could have been a lot worse, save for the new "steel" passenger cars.

New York Times story Nov. 7, 1909.

Hats

Interesting how people are wearing hats indoors, too.

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