A massive cloud forms over downtown Kingsport-the result of an explosion at the Aniline division of Tennessee Eastman on October 4th, 1960. Fifteen people were killed as a result of the explosion and 200 more were injured.
Photographer: Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Date Taken: October 4, 1960
Collection(s): Thomas McNeer, Jr. Collection, 1945-1988
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