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
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information about the great forest fires of October 1871. On the evening of
October 8, ...
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 ...
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 ...
Feb 6, 2012 ... Chicago Fire. At around 9 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 1871, Patrick and
Catherine O'Leary's barn on DeKoven Street, not far from downtown ...
A great fire in 1871, for example, damaged the entire Lake Michigan ... On
October 8, 1871, at about the same hour, two devastating fires started, one in
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Retrospect: October 8, 1871: The Great Chicago Fire ... Caption: U.S. Army
Signal Service Weather Map for 7:35 a.m. Eastern Time, October 8, 1871. The
wind at ...
Jun 8, 2011 ... The October 8, 1871 Peshtigo Fire which is thought to have begun in Peshtigo,
Wisconsin, killed more people than any other fire in America's ...