1899 – Cannibalism in Alaska
The Library of Congress newspaper collection has some very interesting stories. I was looking for information on Roger Provost and found another story to read and post in my blog.
“Cannibalism in Alaska”
Here is what the web page looks like:
Here is close up of the web page:
Sample of the story:
You can read the whole story at the web site: Cannibalism in Alaska
June 23, 1899
Cannibalism in Alaska
Three Men Lose Their Way and Die of Starvation
Body of One Partly Eaten by the others.
Circle City, Alaska, May 29
via San Francisco, June 19 –
A story of possible
cannibalism on the Yukon trail has
just reached here…
The semi-weekly messenger. volume (Wilmington, N.C.),
23 June 1899.
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress.
Link to the web page:
Jose from Clarkston, Michigan