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Brookfield Mine Asphyxiations

Brookfield, Ohio
July 11, 1877
No. Killed - 7



From News Archives:
(news links open in a separate window) Editor's Note: The NIOSH database lists this accident as having occurred in Brookfield, Ohio, while the news article designates Wheatland, Pennsylvania.  These communities are in close proximity to their respective state borders.



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