Newspapers and Indices for Ontario's community newspapers
We found 19 matching items.
Subject:  Accidents  Year:  1945  Sort by:  Relevance
gallerylist with thumbnailslist
FREEMAN, WALTER - Death - In memoriam 
NewspapersText  "FREEMAN, WALTER - Death - In memoriam," Porcupine Advance, 1 Nov 1945, Section 1, p. 3  Also appears: October 29, 1942, p.3; October 30, 1939, p.4.; October 30, 1941, p.3; November 2, 1944, p.3.
Tubman, Robert - On trial for the deaths of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel O'Brien; hit and run automobile accident 
NewspapersText  "Tubman, Robert - On trial for the deaths of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel O'Brien; hit and run automobile accident," Porcupine Advance, 11 Jan 1945, Section 1, p. 3 
Country Club Fire 
Newspapers  "Country Club Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Jul 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur Golf and Country Club ; Golf courses ; Fire damage ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Pair Save Tot From Death 
Newspapers  "Pair Save Tot From Death," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Jul 1945, p. 1  Kenny Sylvester ; Gordon Sylvester ; Neebing River ; Joseph Rawnsley ; Ronald Sylvester ; Lois Green Full text available on microfilm
Terminal Is Wrecked By Terrific Explosion 
Newspapers  "Terminal Is Wrecked By Terrific Explosion," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Aug 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; One of the worst disasters on Lakehead history ; At least 11 Dead ; At Least 32 Injured ; List of names of injured ; Robert Elder (deceased) ; Vernon Rogers (deceased) ; Fred Bramwell (deceased) ; William Henry Hodgkinson (deceased) ; Philip Valley...
14 Dead And 6 Missing In Explosion; 37 Are Listed Injured In Elevator Disaster 
Newspapers  "14 Dead And 6 Missing In Explosion; 37 Are Listed Injured In Elevator Disaster," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Aug 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; One of the worst disasters on Lakehead history ; 14 Dead ; At Least 37 Injured ; List of names of injured ; Robert Elder (deceased) ; Vernon Rogers (deceased) ; Fred Bramwell (deceased) ; Ross Insley (deceased) ; William Henry Hodgkinson (deceased) ;...
Elevator Blast Death Toll Is Now 16 
Newspapers  "Elevator Blast Death Toll Is Now 16," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Aug 1945, p. 1  Port Arthur ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; One of the worst disasters on Lakehead history ; 16 Dead ; At Least 37 Injured ; List of names of injured ; Robert Elder (deceased) ; Vernon Rogers (deceased) ; Fred Bramwell (deceased) ; Ross Insley (deceased) ; William Henry Hodgkinson (deceased) ;...
Nurse Rescued As Fire Guts Block Offices 
Newspapers  "Nurse Rescued As Fire Guts Block Offices," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Feb 1945, p. 1  Dominion Bank Building ; Patricia Postans ; Receptionist to Dr. Willard J. Henry ; Rescued by Firemen Full text available on microfilm
Four Barefoot In Snow After Dwelling Burns 
Newspapers  "Four Barefoot In Snow After Dwelling Burns," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Feb 1945, p. 1  Hymers ; Mrs. John Flontek ; Flontek Home ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
Flames Gut Top Floor Of Double House 
Newspapers  "Flames Gut Top Floor Of Double House," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Mar 1945, p. 3  Cumming Street ; S. Braunstein ; Mr. & Mrs. A.W. Leece ; Mrs. H. Leece ; Mrs. Hogan ; Margaret Hogan ; Mr. & Mrs. E. Gates ; Mr. & Mrs. H. Fulton ; Mr. & Mrs. Fred Lee ; Legace family ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
Blaze In Orpheum Theatre Quenched By Swift Action 
Newspapers  "Blaze In Orpheum Theatre Quenched By Swift Action," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Apr 1945, p. 1  Orpheum Theatre ; Clark Rabideau ; Ernest Dean ; Both prevented fire from escalating Full text available on microfilm
Child Meets Death As Fire Sweeps Dwelling 
Newspapers  "Child Meets Death As Fire Sweeps Dwelling," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Jun 1945, p. 1  May Street ; Rollick Home ; Judy Rollick (deceased) ; Samuel Rollick Full text available on microfilm
Five Persons Escape As Flames Level P.A. Golf Course Building 
Newspapers  "Five Persons Escape As Flames Level P.A. Golf Course Building," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Jul 1945, p. 11  Port Arthur Golf and Country Club ; Harry Lee ; Lee Family ; Jean Laluk ; Mary Laluk ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
Northwestern Fire Damage About $40,000 
Newspapers  "Northwestern Fire Damage About $40,000," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Aug 1945, p. 1  Northwestern Grain Elevator ; Federal Grain Company ; Neebing Avenue Full text available on microfilm
$2,000 Damage By Flames To Office Building 
Newspapers  "$2,000 Damage By Flames To Office Building," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Sep 1945, p. 1  May Street ; D.E. McKay Agency ; Geoffrey Spencer ; Fire damage Full text available on microfilm
J. MacGoldrick 18th Victim Of Elevator Blast 
Newspapers  "J. MacGoldrick 18th Victim Of Elevator Blast," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Aug 1945, p. 1  John MacGoldrick (deceased) ; Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; William Climie (injured) ; Hubert McCallum (deceased) ; Grain elevator explosions Full text available on microfilm
Elevator Blast Loss Estimated At Near Million 
Newspapers  "Elevator Blast Loss Estimated At Near Million," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 13 Aug 1945, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; Damage report Full text available on microfilm
Elevator Explosion Inquest Opens 
Newspapers  "Elevator Explosion Inquest Opens," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Sep 1945, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; 22 victims of explosion ; Inquest into the deaths of Louis Dark, Sam Plaksy and Ernest Sutton ; Witnesses to testify Full text available on microfilm
Experts Say Blast Started In Basement 
Newspapers  "Experts Say Blast Started In Basement," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 12 Sep 1945, p. 1  Saskatchewan Pool Elevator No.5 ; Grain Elevator Explosions ; 22 victims of explosion ; No sabotage suspected Full text available on microfilm
Sort
Media Types
Contributors
Years
1940s 1940194119421943194419451946194719481949
Map
Map of locations associated with these pictures. Click on a balloon to do a geographic search.
Subjects

Only the top 50 will appear here.

Groups
gallerylist with thumbnailslist
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit