If you have any public domain photographs of historical interest to donate, whether scanned or printed please contact the webmaster and your submission will be credited if it is displayed on this site.
Acushnet Mills Boiler Explosion - Feb 27, 1897
Read about the event of the explosion that killed 2 men.
As well read about the destruction on the chronological history page for 1897 (left navigation column)
This picture is of the explosion and the Picker Room where part of a boiler entered.