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Prison Collapse During the Civil War
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TitlePrison Collapse During the Civil War
AbstractBrief description about the collapse of the "large three-story building in the Metropolitan Block, McGee's Addition, owned by G. C. Bingham," killing four of the nine women prisoners inside the building being used as a makeshift prison guard house. Incident led to Quantrill's raid on Lawrence.
DateAugust/15/1863
SourceKansas City Daily Journal of Commerce
LocationMicrofilm: Newspapers--Missouri--Kansas City
Page3:01
Local SubjectCivil War
Prisons
Metropolitan Block
Border Warfare
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID102217
CONTENTdm number22022
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