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Wellington, Washington Train Disaster: 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 further explore the topic of the "Wellington Washington Train Disaster" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Wellington, avalanche, Washington, train, railroad, snow, Great Northern, Spokane Express
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between February and March 1910.
  • Be prepared to distinguish between the many articles that discuss the other major avalanches, natural disasters and train trauma of the same week in Washington and other states.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America