Charleston, SC Gadsden Wharf Fire, Jul 1875
The fire Saturday morning in Gadsden wharf, Charleston, S. C. destroyed about fifty small wooden buildings, also Robb's mill and Marshall's and Venning's wharves with 20,000 barrels of navel stores. The estimated loss is $250,000, of which about one-half is covered by insurance. The fire is still burning, and it is possible as yet to ascertain m3re particulars.
Steubenville Daily Herald & News, Steubenville, OH 26 Jul 1875