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:: Ashland, NE Flood, Jul 1908 
:: Beatrice, NE Flood, Jul 1911 
:: Elmwood, NE Water Tank Burst, Mar 1902 
:: Franklin, NE Flood June 1915
:: Oceola, NE Flood Jul 1911
:: Superior, NE Flood 1908
 
Storms
:: Beatrice, NE Storm, May 1899
:: Beatrice, NE Lightning Strike, June 1908 
:: Brocksburg, NE Ice Gorge Strikes Bridge; Drownings Mar 1917 
:: Filley, NE Storm, May 1899 
:: Funk, NE Storm, June 1902 
:: Hastings, NE Storm, May 1899
:: Neligh, NE Wind Storm, Oct 1908 
 
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Train Wrecks
:: Agnew, NE Street Car Accident, Aug 1910
:: Aurora, NE Train Accident, Aug 1910
:: Curtis, NE Lake Burst, Flood and Train Wreck, Jun 1895
:: Dunbar, NE Train Wreckers Strike, Jan 1887
:: Gibson, NE Train Wreck, Oct 1889
:: Gothenberg, NE Rear End Train Collision, Mar 1913
:: Grand Island, NE Boy Prevents Train Wreck in Blizzard, Feb 1906
:: Hyannis, NE Train Wreck, May 1902
:: Kilgore, NE Train Wreck, Aug 1908
:: Lincoln, NE Train Wreck, Aug 1894
:: Whitney, NE Train Plunges Through Sagging Bridge, June 1921
   
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:: Brocksburg, NE Ice Gorge Strikes Bridge; Drownings Mar 1917 
:: Elmwood, NE Water Tank Burst, Mar 1902 
:: Lincoln, NE Pool Drowning, Jul 1923  
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David City, NE Auto Accident, Apr 1930  

   
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"The Big 15" Hose Co. No. 1, Humphrey, NE 1910

York, NE Fire Department 1866-1921