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Assonet, MA Tack Factory Fire, Apr 1874

The tack factory at Assonet, Mass., owned by Crocker Brothers, of Taunton, was set on fire on Friday night and destroyed. The loss is $15,000; partially insured. Thirty men are thrown out of employment by the fire.

The New York Times, New York, NY 26 Apr 1874

article | by Dr. Radut