From the BPL's Cocoanut Grove photo collection. Used under this license.
Boston Police announce that with the help of the BPL, they've made public three volumes of witness statements on the nation's deadliest nightclub fire, which killed 492 on Nov. 28, 1942. Some of the interviews were done immediately following the fires in the hospitals to which survivors had been taken.
You can read the transcripts online, from which this excerpt of a police interview of Roland Sousa, 45, of Salem was taken: