The Peshtigo Fire was a forest fire that took place on October 8, 1871 in and
around Peshtigo, Wisconsin. It was a firestorm that caused the most deaths by fire
Mar 29, 2012 ... The Great Chicago Fire is the most famous inferno in American history. But it
wasn't even the worst fire that night. This is the story of America's ...
Oct 10, 2007 ... On Sunday, October 8, 1871, fire leveled a broad swath of Michigan and
Wisconsin, including the cities of Peshtigo, Holland, Manistee, and ...
On this day in History, Great Chicago Fire begins on Oct 08, 1871. Learn more
about what happened today on History.
Aug 23, 2004 ... Because of the slowness of communication in 1871, it was not immediately
recognized that the fires of October 8, 1871 were scattered over ...
The Chicago Fire of 1871, also called the Great Chicago Fire, burned from
October 8 to October 10, 1871, and destroyed thousands of buildings, killed an ...
Peshtigo residents look back, 50 years after the Great Fire ... On Oct. 8-9, 1871, a
forest fire burned an area 10 miles wide and 40 miles long across portions of ...
Fire in the Midwest October 8, 1871. Sitting in front of a fireplace or around a
campfire can be a lot of fun, but when a fire grows out of control, it becomes a ...
Oct 8, 2011 ... On this date in 1871, the town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin, and several smaller
surrounding communities were obliterated by fire. The "booming ...
Mar 11, 2013 ... When I mention a fire that occurred on October 8, 1871, most people assume that
I am referring to the Great Chicago Fire. However, that would ...