A massive boiler explosion at a saw-mill kills several New Yorkers.
A massive boiler explosion at a saw-mill at 258 West 28th Street in New York City destroyed the structure and also brought down neighboring buildings. Several people were killed including a family nearby whose home collapsed. (By John Osborne)
"The Late Remarkable and Fatal Boiler Explosion," Frank Leslie's Illustrated, September 28, 1867, p. 19.