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Subject:  Accidents  Year:  1917  Sort by:  Relevance
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John Ross killed in accident. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 12 Dec 1917, Section 1, p. 1  ... *See also: 19 Dec 1917....
Funeral arrangements for John Ross. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 19 Dec 1917, Section 1, p. 7  ... *See also: 12 Dec 1917....
Lorne Presley: Accident with a dynamite cap. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 13 Jun 1917, Section 1, p. 6 
Mrs. Sheppard burnt making soap at West Dome Mine. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 3 Oct 1917, Section 1, p. 1 
Ten-year-old McNulty loses fingers. 
Newspapers  Porcupine Advance, 31 Oct 1917, Section 1, p. 3 
Thorkilson, O. - Accident on Cochrane farm 
NewspapersText  "Thorkilson, O. - Accident on Cochrane farm," Porcupine Advance, 26 Jun 1917, Section 1, p. 6 
Sylvanite Mine - Louis Grueby died in accident at mine in Kirkland Lake 
NewspapersText  "Sylvanite Mine - Louis Grueby died in accident at mine in Kirkland Lake," Porcupine Advance, 18 Apr 1917, Section 1, p. 3 
South Porcupine - H. Brinton, editor of the South Porcupine paper, breaks his leg 
NewspapersText  "South Porcupine - H. Brinton, editor of the South Porcupine paper, breaks his leg," Porcupine Advance, 18 Apr 1917, Section 1, p. 8 
Presley, Lorne - Injured with dynamite cap 
NewspapersText  "Presley, Lorne - Injured with dynamite cap," Porcupine Advance, 13 Jun 1917, Section 1, p. 6 
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jun 1917  William Small (injured) ; Fell off bridge ; Schreiber, ON Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. Jerome Eberts ; Fort William resident ; Writes home to Fort William ; 141st Battalion Returning soldiers ; Returned soldiers ; M. Catcher of Fort William ; M. Davis of Fort William Mark Harris ;...
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jun 1917  Joseph Roileau (injured) ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Accident near Schreiber, ON Full text available on microfilm
Inquiry Is Begun By Marshall Lewis As To Copp Fire 
Newspapers  "Inquiry Is Begun By Marshall Lewis As To Copp Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 1 Jun 1917  Fire damage ; Fire investigations ; Copp Stove Co. Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Lieut. Col. Francis Milton ; Send letter home to Fort William ; Originally attached to 44th Battalion ; Send word that Fort William to receive German Minenwerfer (mine launcher) ; Spoils of war Sgt. Major Tom Stewart (POW) ; Writes to George Coo in Fort William ;...
Hit By Auto 
Newspapers  "Hit By Auto," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Jun 1917  Motor vehicle accidents ; Court and Arthur Street ; Ernest Hansen (injured) Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Jun 1917  Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Pte. William Bain (POW) ; Writes home to mother in Fort William Divisional Signalling Corps ; Lieut. Bennett ; Recruiting in the Lakehead ; Latest recruits are Clarence Clements, Frederick Hegel and Edward James Aris ; Next draft of recruits to leave for Ottawa ;...
Wreck Near Schreiber 
Newspapers  "Wreck Near Schreiber," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 18 Jun 1917  Railway accidents ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Derailment near Schreiber, ON ; 2 men killed (no names provided) Full text available on microfilm
Put The Blame Upon Operator 
Newspapers  "Put The Blame Upon Operator," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Jun 1917  Railway accidents ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; H. Gwynne (deceased) of Fort William ; Derailment near Schreiber, ON ; Gurney Station ; Fire Hill Full text available on microfilm
City Items 
Newspapers  "City Items," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Jun 1917  Louis Zielski (deceased) ; 5 years old ; Killed in the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) yards ; Must build fence around tracks Full text available on microfilm
Must Build Fence 
Newspapers  "Must Build Fence," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Jun 1917  Louis Zielski (deceased) ; 5 years old ; Killed in the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) yards ; Must build fence around tracks Full text available on microfilm
Killed When Hit By Stick Of Wood 
Newspapers  "Killed When Hit By Stick Of Wood," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1 Jun 1917  Fred De Forge (deceased) ; Deforge ; Lumbering ; Thunder Bay Lumber Co. Full text available on microfilm
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