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Title "New Jersey. - The Late Hudson River Tunnel Disaster - Searching for the Bodies of the Victims." Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, Oct. 9, 1880.
Object Name Print
Catalog Number 2002.239.0004
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Gift of Terry Kennedy.
Scope & Content Digital image: "New Jersey. - The Late Hudson River Tunnel Disaster - Searching for the Bodies of the Victims." Illustration from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, October 9, 1880, page 92. Article or accompanying text not available. Color added. Images are archived.

The illustration regards an unsuccessful attempt to tunnel from New Jersey to New York for a railroad. Portions of this tunnel were actually reclaimed later for use in the "McAdoo Tunnel" or Hudson and Manhattan Railroad "Tubes."
Date 1880
Year Range from 1880
Year Range to 1880
Search Terms Hudson & Manhattan Railroad
Caption image with caption
Imagefile 018\20022390004.JPG
Classification Railroads
Tunnels
Death
Disasters