The Eastland Disaster

On July 24, 1915, the Eastland capsized while docked in the Chicago River. Read more about the tragedy that took 844 lives.

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  1. My great aunt Margaret Tomschin was on the Eastland and was pulled out of the river. She survived but really didn’t speak about this incident. She was in her late teens.

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