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Tunnel Disaster Underscored the Callous Disregard for Workers' Safety
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TitleTunnel Disaster Underscored the Callous Disregard for Workers' Safety
AbstractArticle tells the story of a disaster that occurred September 15, 1926. Eight men working in a tunnel that was being dug under the Missouri River were killed in a gas explosion caused by negligence on the part of the company that employed them.
AuthorGerald A. Motsinger
DateMarch 8, 1989
SourceThe Kansas City Star
Disaster victims
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID219033
CONTENTdm number38748
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