Bomb on Wall Street (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


On 16 September, Wall Street, in New York City, was targeted for attack. A bomb explosion killed 30 people and injured another 100. The damage was estimated at $2 million.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "Bomb on Wall Street". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[, accessed 28 October 2016.]