“Plunged in Front of an ‘L’ Train,” May 18, 1896.

Dublin Core

Title

“Plunged in Front of an ‘L’ Train,” May 18, 1896.

Subject

Stone, Benjamin, d. 1896.
Suicide.
Newspaper clippings.

Description

As this newspaper article reports, nineteen year old Benjamin Stone of New York, afflicted with headaches, threw himself in front of a train and committed suicide. The article is part of a five-volume collection of newspaper accounts of several hundred cases of suicide from 1892 to 1896.

Abstract

Article from unidentified New York newspaper reporting death of Benjamin Stone by suicide.

Source

Scrapbooks on suicide, 1892-1896.

Date Created

1896-05-18.

Format

text

Extent

1 document

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

34.Hs.112.

Provenance

From the Collections of the Boston Medical Library.

Files

0003784_dref.jpg

Citation

““Plunged in Front of an ‘L’ Train,” May 18, 1896.,” OnView, accessed July 17, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/17775.