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Newspaper Article (2)

Date
March 81989 (1)
September 162026 (1)

Creator
Gerald a Motsinger (1)

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1. The 8 Bodies Found The 8 Bodies Found September 16, 2026 Lengthy article describing the aftermath of a September 15, 1926 explosion in a tunnel then under construction beneath the Missouri River. The water tunnel, a diagram of which is included in the article,...

2. Tunnel Disaster Underscored the Callous Disregard for Workers' Safety Tunnel Disaster Underscored the Callous Disregard for Workers' Safety March 8, 1989 Article 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...