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Train wreck in Liberal, Kansas

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Date: Between 1900 and 1905

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: 2013-060

Unit ID: 228271

Summary: These two photographs show a Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad train wreck near Kansas Avenue in Liberal, Kansas. One train was on the main track when the engineer and fireman on an approaching train fell asleep and crashed into the rear of the other train, killing one man and injuring another.

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Title (Main title): Train wreck in Liberal, Kansas


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