Lowell, C. A. (New York , NY)
C. A. Lowell
Elm and White
New York 1.
- (1888) " fall of Fifty Girls. New York, July 26- The floors of an old
building at Elm and White streets collapsed owing to the the weight of
machinery on it, and about fifty girls and women employed by C. A. Lowell, a
bookbinder were carried down amid the ruins into the cellar. Miss Maria
Bagnell, aged 22, of 23 Van Brunt street, Brooklyn, was killed and several
others badly injured. The building was formerly an armory, and was not fitted
for the purpose for which it has lately been used. an investigation will
follow" Trenton Evening Times, Trenton New Jersey August, 26, 1888.