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Sea Wing Disaster

Images of the Sea Wing Wreckage
Title: Images of the Sea Wing Wreckage
Type: Photograph
Date: 1890
Source: Goodhue County Historical Society

Description: This photograph was taken of rescuers and recovery workers going through the Sea Wing wreckage. The drawing on page 2 was made from the photograph and published in the local newspaper.
Article About the Disaster
Title: Article About the Disaster
Type: Newspaper
Date: 1890
Source: St. Paul Daily Globe

Description: The St. Paul Daily Globe published this description of the wreck and the recovery efforts.
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Description of the Disaster
Title: Description of the Disaster
Type: Document
Date: 1890
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: This description of the disaster was written as part of the memorial service bulletin.
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List of Sea Wing Victims
Title: List of Sea Wing Victims
Type: Document
Date: 1890
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: This listing of the victims of the Sea Wing disaster was printed in the bulletin used at the memorial service in Red Wing.
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Map of the Wreck Site
Title: Map of the Wreck Site
Type: Map
Date: 1890
Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press

Description: This map shows the journey of the Sea Wing before its sinking and the location of the wreck.
Victim's Death Certificate
Title: Victim's Death Certificate
Type: Document
Date: 1890
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: The coroner issued these death certificates to the families of those who perished in the disaster.
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