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General Slocum Fire 1904 General Slocum Disaster June 15

General Slocum Fire 1904 General Slocum Disaster June 15

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The General Slocum Disaster of June 15, 1904 | The New York Public Library

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A Look Back at the General Slocum Disaster. by Ilana — June 15 ...

Firefighters working to put out the fire on the listing General Slocum.

The general Slocum disaster June 15, 1904…One of the worst shipping disasters in history..It was the worst disaster in NYC's history till 9/11.

Bodies collected on the shore at North Brother Island

General Slocum Fire

General Slocum Disaster-North Brother Island-East River-NYC June 15, 1904

American tragedy: The tale of the General Slocum disaster - The Bowery Boys: New York City History

Smoking wreck of the GENERAL SLOCUM showing the housing of the paddle wheel, June 15, 1904. 1,021, mostly women and children, were killed by the excursion ...

The PS General Slocum fire June 15, 1904 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/General_Slocum. The PS General Slocum was a passenger steamboat built in Brooklyn, ...

Bodies that were washed up on shore…the death toll was staggering

The Evening World cover June 15, 1904 (click to enlarge)

The General Slocum disaster memorial in Tompkins Square Park, Manhattan, New York City, which was once part of the Little Germany neighborhood

GENERAL SLOCUM excursion boat disaster in New York City, June 15, 1904. Women and children jump off the burning boat into the East River, where most drowned ...

"The Sinking of the General Slocum". [A collection of materials pertaining to “

The great catastroph of the passenger steamboat General Slocum (Angelo Agostini, O Malho, 1904).

The steamer General Slocum, June 15, 1904 (New York Public Library Digital Collections) ...

Anniversary of 1904 General Slocum steamboat disaster marked

Below: Recovery workers scour the banks of the East River for days afterwards, looking for additional bodies

The general Slocum disaster June 15, 1904…One of the worst shipping disasters in history..It was the worst disaster in NYC's history till 9/11.

GENERAL SLOCUM excursion boat disaster in New York City, June 15, 1904. Dead bodies on the shore of North Brother Island in the East River.

General Slocum Disaster

The Evening World Slocum Survivors tell their stories- June 15 1904 (click to enlarge

... filled New Yorkers on June 15, 1904, when, during a church-sponsored day trip headed for the Long Island Sound, the General Slocum steamboat caught fire ...

The story of the Slocum disaster is truly a morbid one wherein negligence and ignorance resulted in the deaths of over a thousand poor souls on that fateful ...

SS General Slocum Fire June 15, 1904

File:Among the oil barrels where fire started, showing defective life preservers and life boats. General Slocum Disaster, New York Harbor, June 15, 1904 ...

Biomedical Ephemera, or: A Frog for Your Boils

General Slocum Disaster

Carrying away a body from North Brother Island

SS General Slocum Fire Knickerbocker Steamship Company Manhattan NYC Harbor

Tragedy in the East River: The General Slocum disaster

Journal for the 17th annual excursion of St. Marks Evan. Lutheran Church ( 1904); via New-York Historical Society

General Slocum Disaster Remembered 1904-2004

General Slocum Disaster

The Tragedy of the Steamboat General Slocum. June 15, 1904 ...

Remember the General Slocum

Wreck of the General Slocum

GENERAL SLOCUM excursion boat disaster in New York City, June 15, 1904. Dead

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Podcast Episode 250: The General Slocum

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Newspaper headlines on June 15, 1904

The wreck of General Slocum (1904); via George E. Stonebridge Photograph Collection, New-York Historical Society

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Tending to the Slocum victims (1904); via George E. Stonebridge Photograph Collection, New-York Historical Society

Frederick "Freddie" Oellrich Annie Wilhemina Oellrich Ship: General Slocum Nationality: German Residence: Brooklyn, New York US Death: June 15, 1904 10:00 ...

General Slocum Disaster

The PS General Slocum fire June 15, 1904 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/General_Slocum. The PS General Slocum was a passenger steamboat built in Brooklyn, ...

"Memorial services for first anniversary of Slocum disaster". [A collection of materials “

The canvass-like illustration depicts the excursion steamboat General Slocum dockside in festive array, flags flying above the three decks of the all-wood ...

Plaque ...

General Slocum disaster

The PS General Slocum was a passenger steamboat. On June 15, 1904, the

Ship Ablaze: The Tragedy of the Steamboat General Slocum Paperback – June 8, 2004

Audiobook Image. Ship Ablaze: The Tragedy of the Steamboat General Slocum

General Slocum Sinking. Gen Slocum Plaque

Brooklyn Daily Eagle, June 1904

Ship Ablaze - The General Slocum Disaster (1904) - Part 4

Bodies washed up on the shore (image courtesy NYPL). The General Slocum Disaster ...

Slocum Medal mail. I've talked a lot about General Slocum and the disaster that occurred June 15, 1904 when she caught fire ...

Photo of 1 year old Henry Meininger taken in New York in Henry sadly perished in the General Slocum disaster with his mother on June

General Slocum Disaster Centennial. 1904 - 2004

And one of the tragedies mentioned was written up in a book of unique genealogical interest — a good read for anybody, a must-have resource for anybody ...

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The disaster is remembered every June 15, the anniversary of the day St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church on Sixth Street chartered the steamship General ...

New York Tribune June 16, 1904 (click to enlarge)

The first in a long succession of problems that plagued the General Slocum involved the drowning of a young girl, who had been accidentally pushed overboard ...

Remembering the General Slocum disaster (June 15, 1904) - The Bowery Boys: New York City History

General Slocum Disaster Remembered 1904-2004

‌Inferno on the River: The Tragedy of PS General Slocum

General Slocum token in the collection at the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia

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The General Slocum disaster. Today (June 15 ...

Another "before and after" set of General Slocum images reflect (above) the festive face of the excursion steamboat on the East River and (below) its ...

June 15 1904 A Community, no More

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It only took about 20 minutes from the time the fire began to creep through the boat to when the boat was beached on North Brother Island, but the pain and ...

Slocum Disaster, placing tags on bodies. Geographic File, PR-020

Not for the last time in its history on 15 June 1904, a bright, beautiful summer day in New York would end in tragedy and reap a terrible and deadly harvest ...

General Slocum Fire 1904 | General Slocum Disaster June 15, 1904, Brothers Island, NY | Sketches, Face, Island

Tending to the Slocum victims (1904); via George E. Stonebridge Photograph Collection, New-York Historical Society

Burial procession for unidentified victims of the General Slocum disaster, on the Lower East Side (New York Public Library) ...

Bodies on North Brother Island Bowery Boys (Public Domain)

... Slocum Disaster, New York Harbor. search. All that was left of the boat which carried over 1000 souls to destruction. General

Stern view of the Slocum. What was left of the boat which had on board over 1400 people. General Slocum Disaster, June 15, 1904 | Library of Congress

On Metropolitan Ave. near the NYC Correction Academy in Middle Village is Lutheran-All Faiths Cemetery where the General Slocum Memorial Association ...

Hedwig Timm & Henrietta Timm- General Slocum victims 1904 age 10 and 9 Survive The

Burial ...

General Slocum Steamboat Fire Mass Memorial

General Slocum Disaster

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