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The Great Train Wreck of 1918

Course Description

On July 9, 1918, two express trains operated by the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railway collided head on at Dutchman's Curve west of Nashville killing 127 and injuring 171, the worst train wreck in US history. What happened, why did it occur, how it's connected to my family and a few other interesting historic tidbits.

Please note: this course requires membership in Silver Frogs Membership Spring 2019

Number of Seat(s) Available: There are 2 openings remaining at this time.

Dates:March 26, 2019
Meets:Tu from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Instructor:Tom Clark
Fee: $0.00Fee Breakdown