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Catalog Number H1985.0007.0002
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Sepia toned image of train cars after a wreck taken from in front of the head car. One car in the background appears to be on its side; another is off the track and tilted. Several boys, women and some men stand by the wreck. Poles with wires are in view.

Written on the image, "Weirs Train Wreck- Aug. 19. 12- Photo-Masseck
Date August 19, 1912
Photographer Masseck
Title Weirs Train Wreck
Earliest Date 1912
Latest Date 1912
Place The Weirs, NH
History of Ownership
Repository from the collection of Laconia Historical & Museum Society, Inc.
Search Terms The Weirs
Subjects Disasters
Trains
Wrecks
Railroad accidents
Railroad cars
Railroad rails
Accidents

Men
Boys
Women
Locomotives