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The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned from Sunday, October 8, to early ..... A common cause for the fires in the Midwest can be found in the fact that the area had suffered through a tinder-dry summer, so that winds from the front ...

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Find out more about the history of Chicago Fire of 1871, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

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Dec 4, 2012 ... 1. The Great Chicago Fire started around 9:00 p.m. October 8, 1871 and burned through the morning of October 10, 1871. 2. The exact death ...

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The Chicago Fire of 1871, also known as the Great Chicago Fire, raged from the night of October 8th through the morning of October 10th, 1871.

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Find a summary, definition and facts about the Great Chicago Fire for kids. The legend of the cow in the Great Chicago Fire. Information about the cause of the ...

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Oct 6, 2015 ... Stop blaming Mrs. O'Leary for the fire — a Chicago reporter claimed he made ... " The fact that this story kind of shifts so much certainly calls into ...

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The role of The Great Chicago Fire in the history of the United States of America. ... The facts about the fire. There is little dispute that on the Sunday evening of ...

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Nov 9, 2015 ... Car fire demonstration on the set of "Chicago Fire" ... "I love the fact that [ Detective Kevin] Atwater is actually from Harvey, which is where I'm ...

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The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 killed 300 people, burned thousands of buildings to ... Often, in history, the legends are much more entertaining than the facts.

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Kids learn about the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 that burned down much of the city of Chicago. How and where ... The Great Chicago Fire was one of the worst disasters in U.S. history. The fire ... Interesting Facts About the Great Chicago Fire .