Omaha, NE House Fire, Dec 1889
THREE CHILDREN BURNED TO DEATH.
Omaha, Neb., Dec. 27. -- During the temporary absence of MRS. LENA SCHIP, from her home at 2021 Pierce Street yesterday, the house caught fire, and her three children, a boy of 7, a girl of 4, and a six-months-old baby boy, who were locked in the house, were burned to death.
A hundred people witnessed the casualty but were unable to save the imprisoned children.
Hamilton Daily Democrat Ohio 1889-12-27