South Seattle, WA Children's Home Fire, Dec 1907
Two Children Burned to Death.
SEATTLE, Washington, Dec. 28.---Fire to-day destroyed the Washington Children's Home, South Seattle. Two children were burned to death, and in an attempt to rescue them Mrs. Minnie Myers, the matron, was seriously burned and injured. The other children escaped, clad only in their night clothes. Miss A. L. Hill, day nurse, was slightly burned, and was bruised in jumping from a second story window.
The New York Times, New York, NY 29 Dec 1907