The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned from Sunday, October 8,
to early Tuesday, October 10, 1871. The fire killed up to 300 people, destroyed
roughly 3.3 square miles (9 km<sup>...
The Chicago Fire of 1871, also called the Great Chicago Fire, burned from ...
1871, and destroyed thousands of buildings, killed an estimated 300 people and
Oct 4, 2012 ... From “The Great Chicago Fire and the Myth of Mrs. O'Leary's Cow. ... who was “
bent almost double with the weight of many years of toil, trouble and .... Killed
more people (1500), destroyed more property (1800 square miles), ...
Jun 23, 2014 ... The Great Chicago Fire killed 300 people, left some 100000 homeless, and
destroyed $200 million worth of property. Was a cow really to ...
By some accounts, as many as 300 people died in the Great Chicago Fire. The
fire destroyed over 17,000 buildings and left over 100,000 people homeless.
Dec 4, 2012 ... The Great Chicago Fire started around 9:00 p.m. October 8, 1871 and burned ...
One of these, the Peshtigo Fire, killed at least 1200 people and ...
The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 killed approximately 300 people. The fire burned
from October 8 until October 10 of that year and created $200 million dollars ...
How many people were killed in the fire, and how does this compare to the
Chicago Fire? Between 1,200 and 2,400 people died in the Peshtigo Fire. The
Oct 6, 2015 ... The fire killed an estimated 300 people, left thousands homeless and ... Of course
, there's a bit more to the Great Chicago Fire than a clumsy cow, and .... And there
are many buildings that are on the South Side and the West ...
The Great Chicago Fire, presented in The National Center for Public Policy
Research's ... Horace White, editor-in-chief of the Chicago Tribune, wrote this
eyewitness account of .... Division, where sixty thousand people were flying in
mortal terror before the flames. .... I saw a great many kindly acts done as we