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Article Details: ... The Chicago Fire of 1871, also called the Great Chicago Fire,
burned from October 8 to October 10, 1871, and destroyed thousands of ...
Oct 8, 2012 ... Around 9 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 1871, a small fire started on the city's ...
Great Chicago Fire 1871: The Second City Goes Up In Flames, 141 Years Ago ...
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Jan 25, 2011 ... Article on the 140th anniversary of the Chicago Fire focusing on city planning and
the "Great Rebuilding."
FIRE! Destruction of Chicago! 2,600 Acres of Buildings Destroyed. Eighty-
Thousand People Burned Out. All the Hotels, Banks, Public Buildings,
Great Chicago Fire headlines - Dixon Telegraph And Herald October 10, ... All
the principal hotels, all the public buildings, all the banks, all the newspaper
offices, all the places of amusement, nearly all the great ... (Article continues
below this) ... The great fire in Chicago: Panic-stricken citizens rushing past the
In his article "The Great Chicago Fire," John Pauly described how businessmen
trundled their families off to safe havens, then risked their lives to reach ...
for the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. Set the mood for students by ... lowing
vocabulary words with students before reading the “newspaper story.”
The Great Chicago Fire caused 300 deaths, 90,000 people to become homeless,
destroyed ... the city's fire safety and state of being started showing up in the
Chicago Tribune newspaper ... article, by Joseph Medill, stated, “Chicago still