Images from Aftermath of 1977 Benson Building Fire


Princeton Packet
26 January 1977

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A HOPEWELL building contractor began dismantling the crumbled building Friday afternoon. Some women, however, were having their hair done at the Chelsea Crimpers across the street up until the dismantling began.

(Carol Perkin photo)

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SPECTATORS had to be chased away from Witherspoon and Spring streets as firemen roped off the dangerous areas early Friday afternoon.

(Tom Lederer photo)


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