Mountain of White Foam Killed 17 on River Steamer
Date: February 1952 |
Clipping from the Virginian-Pilot newspaper for the 49 year anniversary of the destruction of the steamer Olive in a storm on 16 February 1903 on the Chowan River near Holly's Wharf in Bertie County, North Carolina. The article by Charles Bond is titled, "Disaster of 49 Years Ago Recalled: Mountain of White Foam Killed 17 on River Steamer." more...