Tennessee Eastman Explosion

A scene from Holston Valley Community Hospital following 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


ID#: 6150-11-60


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