#shipwrecks

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6 Priceless Treasures Lost in Shipwrecks | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

History | Chicago History

Rare Eastland disaster photos discovered in Chicago Tribune basement

The photographs capture the aftermath of one of Chicago's worst disasters: rows of sheet-covered bodies inside a temporary morgue, two women crying while clutching a baby in a blanket, a Coast Guard crew hauling a woman out of the river, the Eastland flop

History | Chicago History

Lake Michigan’s Shipwrecks From Above

Around 6,000 ships have met their end in the five Great Lakes.

History | Chicago History

First known film clips emerge of 1915 Eastland disaster

For years, Ted Wachholz had all the evidence he needed to believe that film footage of the 1915 SS Eastland disaster on the Chicago River existed, except maybe for the film itself.

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World's Coolest Wrecks - Rusted ships, trains, and tanks in the ocean

Not all wrecks are bad to behold; some can be just as beautiful and stunning as a classic work of art. These are 12 of the coolest wrecks in the world.