The Great Chicago Fire burned from Sunday, October 8, 1871 to Tuesday, October 7, 1871.
The fire killed hundreds and destroyed about 4 square miles (10 km2) in Chicago, Illinois.
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 ...
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 ...
Scott gets the details of the 1871 Great Chicago fire, which killed nearly 300
The legend took hold that the fire
had started when a cow being milked by Mrs. O’Leary had kicked over a kerosene lantern, igniting hay in the O’Leary barn. Approximately 120 bodies were recovered, but it was estimated that more than 300 people died. While the Great C
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Apr 16, 2014 ... The Great Chicago Fire began on the city's West Side, in the De Koven Street
barn of Patrick and Catherine O'Leary, though it is not known ...
The Great Chicago Fire. The summer of 1871 was very dry, leaving the ground
parched and the wooden city vulnerable. On Sunday evening, October 8, 1871, ...
People & Events: The Great Fire of 1871. In the hundred days before October 8,
1871, not much more than an inch of rain had fallen in Chicago. The city at that ...
The Seven Fires: A Masque of Chicago; Program from the Chicago Bureau of
Parks ... Bird's-eye View of Chicago as It Was before the Great Fire, 1871 (.
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