"Laborer drowned in caisson for bridge"
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"Body of John Deshields, 42, of 2267 N. Colorado st., is raised on a stretcher after he drowned in a caisson being sunk at Packer av. as part of the anchorage for the bridge over the Delaware River between South Philadelphia and Gloucester, N. J. Police say that a large chunk of mud struck DeShileds and he apparently lost his footing and fell into the cassion. Motor Harbor Patrol police recovered the body from about 60 feet of water."
- Wasko, Joseph
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- Temple University
- Philadelphia Evening Bulletin
- Philadelphia (Pa.)
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- Wasko, Joseph. "Laborer drowned in caisson for bridge". 1954-11-17. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://digital.library.temple.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15037coll3/id/67820. (Accessed December 14, 2018.)
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- Wasko, Joseph, (1954-11-17) "Laborer drowned in caisson for bridge". Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://digital.library.temple.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15037coll3/id/67820
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- Wasko, Joseph. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://digital.library.temple.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15037coll3/id/67820>.