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  • The Great Union Station Train Wreck of 1953

    The Great Union Station Train Wreck of 1953

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    Railroaders today remember this accident as the “Destination Wreck.” On the eve of President Eisenhower’s inauguration, hundreds left Boston on their way to Washington, DC. Many were injured but no one was killed. Truly a miracle considering the amount of damage sustained by Union Station.

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Past Article

Ray Hahn
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If you lived through the 1940s, ‘50s, and ‘60s and you ever heard a young band leader from Wisconsin sing songs entitled, “In the Still of the Night,” “Racing With the Moon,” “There I’ve Said It Again,” “Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow,” “Dance Ballerina, Dance,” “Ghost Riders in the Sky,” or […]

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