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Peshtigo Fire - Wikipedia


"History of the Peshtigo fire, October 8, 1871". ... Hipke, Deana C. The Great Peshtigo Fire of 1871 Website about fire with survivors' stories.

October 8, 1871: The Night America Burned - io9


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 ...

Great Chicago Fire begins - Oct 08, 1871 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Great Chicago Fire begins on Oct 08, 1871. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Today in History - October 8 | Library of Congress


On Sunday, October 8, 1871, fire leveled a broad swath of Michigan and Wisconsin, including the cities of Peshtigo, Holland, Manistee, and Port Huron. At least ...

Oct. 8, 1871: The day America burned | MNN - Mother Nature Network


Jul 15, 2013 ... Oct. 8, 1871: The day America burned. The Great Chicago Fire started that terrible Sunday, but so did two other massive and deadly wildfires.

The Great Peshtigo Fire of 1871


Welcome ... to the most comprehensive source on the World Wide Web for information about the great forest fires of October 1871. On the evening of October 8, ...

Could A Meteorite or Comet Cause All The Fires of 1871?


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 ...

October 8, 1871: Peshtigo, Wisconsin, is Consumed by Fire ...


Oct 8, 2011 ... On this date in 1871, the town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin, and several smaller surrounding communities were obliterated by fire. The "booming ...

The Peshtigo Fire, 1871 - Top 10 Devastating Wildfires - TIME


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 ...

The Fires of 1871 - America's Library


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 ...