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Early reporting on the 1871 Great Chicago Fire...
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October 11, 1871
THE NEW YORK HERALD, Oct. 11, 1871
* The Great Chicago Fire
The entire page 5 is taken up with reports concerning the Great Chicago Fire with headings that include: "CHICAGO" "The Frightful Conflagration Quenched at Last" "Miles of Wooden Pavement Burning--A Literal Sea of Flames" "Prominent Citizens Killed" and much more. Reports carry over to page 9 as well.
Complete with all 16 pages, light toning at the folds, generally in very nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War