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The Evening Item was a daily newspaper published by the Wright Brothers' Company, Item Publishing Co. This paper, published from April 1890 through July 1890, focused on world and local events. The front page of this issue features stories about a burial for sixty-six casualties in Red Wing, Minnesota from a recent steamship explosion, a warehouse fire in Minneapolis that burned $712,000 in stock from multiple companies, and more. Also included in this issue are local and regional news as well as advertisements.
Wright Brothers Newspapers
The Evening Item
Newspapers; Journalism; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Dayton (Ohio); Steamships; Accidents; Explosions; Fires; Wright Brothers Newspapers
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