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Russell Sage Dynamite Attack: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can explore the topic of the "Russell Sage dynamite attack" further using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    attack, bomb, bomber, bomb thrower, crank, dynamite, Henry Norcross, lunatic, madman, maniac, Russell Sage, Thomas F. Byrnes, William Laidlaw
  • Be aware that the names of the people involved are often abbreviated in the newspapers, such as:
    R. Sage and W. R. Laidlaw.
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between December 4 - 12, 1891.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America