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Caption: The Sultana
Additional Description: More than 1,700 (75 percent) of about 2,400 passengers perished when Sultana exploded and burned. In comparison, 1,517 passengers and crew out of 2,202 (about 69 percent) died in the RMS Titanic disaster 47 years later.
Submitted: May 18, 2017, by Brandon Stahl of Fairfax, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p382833
File Size: 0.228 Megabytes
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