In Waterbury, Connecticut, a Saturday morning fire destroys one factory and damages another

A morning fire broke out at the Waterbury Machine Works in Waterbury, Connecticut.  The entire factory was destroyed in the next few hours, with damage estimated at around $50,000.  The neighboring Spectacle Company's workshops were also damaged when the fire spread although most property there was saved.  (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation
"Fire," New York Times, April 9, 1865, p. 5. 
Date Certainty
Exact
Type
Crime/Disasters
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