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Subject:  Accidents  Year:  1947  Sort by:  Relevance
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Fire Tragedy Couple Given Assistance To Build Anew 
Newspapers  "Fire Tragedy Couple Given Assistance To Build Anew," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 24 Feb 1947, p. 1  Clarence McKenzie ; Ronald McKenzie ; Wilson Street ; Home uninsured ; Fire damage ; Donations Full text available on microfilm
Blazing Truck Halts Traffic 
Newspapers  "Blazing Truck Halts Traffic," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 22 Feb 1947, p. 3  Motor vehicle caught fire ; Syndicate Avenue ; Tony Caruso ; Fort William Fire Department Full text available on microfilm
8 Men Injured In Staff House Fire 
Newspapers  "8 Men Injured In Staff House Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 28 Mar 1947, p. 1  Great Lakes Lumber and Shipping Ltd. ; Staff house ; William Chepil ; James Dennis ; Y. Otsu ; Joseph Prokolovich ; Jerry Bortolyni ; Alex Mika ; Ralph Cummings ; George Kenoro ; Mission River ; Fire damage ; Water damage ; McKellar Hospital ; Nurses ; Stella Round ; Iris Chehowy ; Photo Full text...
Rebuilding Of Fire-Gutted Sawmill Dormitory Pushed 
Newspapers  "Rebuilding Of Fire-Gutted Sawmill Dormitory Pushed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Mar 1947, p. 1  Great Lakes Lumber and Shipping Ltd. ; Staff house ; Mission River ; Rebuilding staff house ; William Chepil ; James Dennis ; Y. Otsu ; Joseph Prokolovich ; Jerry Bortolyni ; Alex Mika ; Ralph Cummings ; George Kenoro ; Mission River ; Fire damage ; Water damage ; McKellar Hospital Full text...
2 Men Perish In Port Arthur Fire 
Newspapers  "2 Men Perish In Port Arthur Fire," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Jun 1947, p. 1  Rooming House ; Water Street ; Port Arthur ; Thomas Mulhall ; Leo Lafleche ; Wilfred Lantin ; Charles Curtin ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Bernard Beattie ; Kenneth Carvell ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
$400,000 Damage At B.A. Oil Plant 
Newspapers  "$400,000 Damage At B.A. Oil Plant," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Sep 1947, p. 1  British American Oil Company (office and warehouse) ; Memorial Avenue ; Port Arthur ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Fire department investigations ; Fort William Fire Department ; C.R. Willis ; Fire Damage ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
B.A. Oil Fire Loss Is Set At $25,000 
Newspapers  "B.A. Oil Fire Loss Is Set At $25,000," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Sep 1947, p. 1  British American Oil Company (office and warehouse) ; Memorial Avenue ; Port Arthur ; Port Arthur Fire Department ; Fire department investigations ; Fort William Fire Department ; C.R. Willis ; Fire Damage Full text available on microfilm
Co-op Trading Co. Structure Prey To Flame 
Newspapers  "Co-op Trading Co. Structure Prey To Flame," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Sep 1947, p. 1  International Co-Operative Trading Company ; Cumberland Street ; Port Arthur ; Fire damage ; Ahti Lassila ; Gust Lehtinen ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Fire Destroys Logging Camp 
Newspapers  "Fire Destroys Logging Camp," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Jan 1947, p. 1  Logging ; Logging camps ; Lumber camps ; Pie Island ; Thomas Cashmore ; Newago Timber Company Full text available on microfilm
Three Children Perish In Flames 
Newspapers  "Three Children Perish In Flames," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 14 Mar 1947, p. 1  Albert Bernst ; Lorna Bernst ; Clarence Bernst ; Carol Bernst ; Doris Bernst ; McKellar Hospital ; Murillo ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Three Child Victims Of Murillo Fire Are Buried 
Newspapers  "Three Child Victims Of Murillo Fire Are Buried," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Mar 1947, p. 3  Albert Bernst ; Clarence Bernst ; Carol Bernst ; Leona Bernst ; Doris Bernst ; Murillo ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Scene Of Tragic Train-Car Crash At Loon Lake Yesterday 
Newspapers  "Scene Of Tragic Train-Car Crash At Loon Lake Yesterday," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Nov 1947, p. 1  Railway Accidents ; Motor Vehicle Accidents ; Loon Lake ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Catherine Sully ; Harold Guse ; Kathleen Sully ; Caroline Guse ; Francis Guse ; Katherine Guse ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
5th Person In Critical Condition 
Newspapers  "5th Person In Critical Condition," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Nov 1947, p. 1  Railway Accidents ; Motor Vehicle Accidents ; Loon Lake ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Catherine Sully ; Harold Guse ; Kathleen Sully ; Caroline Guse ; Francis Guse ; Katherine Guse Full text available on microfilm
4 Die In Central Pat Mine Blast 
Newspapers  "4 Die In Central Pat Mine Blast," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Oct 1947, p. 1  Mining Accidents ; Central Patricia Mine ; Underground Explosion ; Jack Campbell ; Clair David Mackie ; James McDonald ; L. Haatinen ; V. Brazeau ; F. McGrath ; J. Fedick Full text available on microfilm
Exhausted Men Toil For Hours To Save Lives 
Newspapers  "Exhausted Men Toil For Hours To Save Lives," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Oct 1947, p. 1  Mining Accidents ; Central Patricia Mine ; Underground Explosion ; Jack Campbell ; Clair David Mackie ; James McDonald ; L. Haatinen ; V. Brazeau ; F. McGrath ; J. Fedick Full text available on microfilm
Charge Exploded By Lightning Bolt In Hydro Tunnel Near Terrace Bay 
Newspapers  "Charge Exploded By Lightning Bolt In Hydro Tunnel Near Terrace Bay," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Jun 1947, p. 1  Electrical Storms ; Terrace Bay, ON ; Hydro-Electric Power Development Project ; Aquasabon River ; Mike Pogora ; Gerald Purcell ; Louis Foran ; Garry McCauley ; William Sawka ; Hydro-Electric Power Commission ; Tunnel Explosion Full text available on microfilm
First Automobile Accident Reported In August 1906 
Newspapers  "First Automobile Accident Reported In August 1906," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 22 Feb 1947, p. 11  Motor Vehicle Accident ; First automobile accident reported in Thunder Bay District ; August 18, 1906 ; Kakabeka Falls ; G.A. Graham ; J.C. Graham ; D.C. Graham ; A.R. Bartlet ; E.C. Heywood Full text available on microfilm
Triple Tragedy At Chief Bay On Lake Nipigon 
Newspapers  "Triple Tragedy At Chief Bay On Lake Nipigon," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 4 Jul 1947, p. 1  Lake Nipigon ; Nipigon, ON ; Chief Bay ; American tourists and guide ; James Howard Pierson ; Martin Anderson ; William Henry Full text available on microfilm
Drowning Victim's Body Is Found After 26 Days 
Newspapers  "Drowning Victim's Body Is Found After 26 Days," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 30 Jul 1947  Lake Nipigon ; Nipigon, ON ; Chief Bay ; American tourists and guide ; James Howard Pierson ; Martin Anderson ; William Henry Full text available on microfilm
Second Body Recovered In Lake Nipigon 
Newspapers  "Second Body Recovered In Lake Nipigon," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Aug 1947  Lake Nipigon ; Nipigon, ON ; Chief Bay ; American tourists and guide ; James Howard Pierson ; Martin Anderson ; Merton Anderson ; William Henry Full text available on microfilm
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