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These two photographs show a Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad train wreck near Kansas Avenue in Liberal, Kansas. One train was on the main track when the engineer and fireman on an approaching train fell asleep and crashed into the rear of the other train, killing one man and injuring another.

Date: Between 1900 and 1905

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Item Number: 228271
Call Number: 2013-072
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 228271

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