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Chicago and the great conflagration

Chicago and the great conflagration

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Published by C.F. Vent, J.S. Goodman & Co. in Cincinnati, Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fires -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Chicago (Ill.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elias Colbert and Everett Chamberlin ; with numerous illustrations by Chapin & Gulick, from photographic views taken on the spot.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 12015.
    ContributionsChamberlin, Everett. joint author.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination528 p.
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17562625M

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Vent in : Two books were published immediately after the Chicago Fire, both were written by Chicago Tribune reporters. The first, Chicago, and the Great Conflagration, by Elias Colbert and Everett Chamberlain, was reviewed in The Chicago Tribune. in December, Title:: The Great Conflagration, Chicago: Its Past, Present and Future: Author:: Sheahan, James W.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Colbert, Elias, b. Chicago and the great conflagration. New York, Viking Press [, ©]. “The first part is devoted to a history of Chicago, its inception and growth. Statistics of the city in show its condition prior to the fire.

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Reciprocal. The great conflagration: Chicago, its past, present and future: embracing a detailed narrative of the great conflagration in the north, south and west divisions, origin, progress and results of the fire: prominent buildings burned, character of buildings, losses and insurance, graphic description of the flames, scenes and incidents, loss of.

The great conflagration. Chicago: its past, present and future by Sheahan, James W. (James Washington), ; Upton, George Putnam, Pages: Description: Chicago And The Great Conflagration, By Everett Chamberlain. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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The Great Conflagration It was like a snowstorm only the flakes were red instead of white. Fire Narrative of Bessie Bradwell Helmer Besides the fact that the Great Chicago Fire started around nine o'clock on Sunday evening, October 8,somewhere in or very near the O'Leary barn, the exact particulars of its origin are unknown.

Chicago, as seen after the great conflagration, embracing the whole of the burned district as seen On front: "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year by Joshua Smith, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington".

The Chicago Fire ofalso called the Great Chicago Fire, burned from October 8 to Octoand destroyed thousands of buildings, killed an. Great Chicago Fire, conflagration that began on October 8,and burned until early Octo devastating an expansive swath of the city of Chicago.

The fire, the most famous in American history, claimed about lives, destroyed s buildings, and caused $ million in damage. The great conflagration. Chicago: its past, present and future.

Embracing a detailed narrative of the great conflagration in the north, south and west divisions Also, a condensed history of Chicago, its population, growth and great public works.

And a statement of all the great fires of the world by. Heritage Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # NF Title Chicago and the Great Conflagration Author Colbert, Elias and Chamberlin, Everett Illustrator Chapin & Gulick Book condition Used - Good+ Jacket condition No DJ Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Hovey Place of Publication Boston Date published Pages pp Keywords Book Edition: First Edition.

Chicago and the great conflagration, Also available in digital form. LAC scc update (1 card) LAC scc update (1 card). Chicago and the Great Conflagration With numerous illustrations, etc.

Elias COLBERT, and CHAMBERLIN (Everett) Cincinnati ; New York: C. Vent, The Great Chicago Fire A Bird's-Eye View of Pre-Fire Chicago describes the remarkable growth of Chicago in the decades preceding the fire, while The Great Conflagration examines the calamity itself.

The Ruined City is concerned with the extent and nature of the devastation. Title: The great conflagration: Chicago: its past, present and future: embracing a detailed narrative of the great conflagration in the north, south and west divisions : also, a condensed history of Chicago, its population, growth and great public works, and a statement of all the great fires of the world.

Author: James Washington Sheahan Publisher: Gale, Sabin. I have here a FIRST EDITION book entitled CHICAGO AND THE GREAT CONFLAGRATION by ELIAS COLBERT AND EVERETT CHAMBERLIN with numerous illustrations by CHAPIN & GULICK from photographic Views taken on the Spot published by C F Vent, Cincinnati and New York, in Here we have an account of the huge fire that engulfed Chicago on the evening.

Colbert, Elias,Chamberlin, Everett. ([, c) Chicago and the great conflagrationNew York, Viking Press. MLA Citation. These citations may not conform precisely to your selected citation style.

Please use this display as a guideline and modify as needed. Chicago in Ashes. THE GREAT CALAMITY OF THE AGE. Hundreds of Millions of Dollars’ Worth of Property destroyed The South, the North and a Portion of the West Division of the City in Ruins.

All the Hotels, Banks, Public Buildings Newspaper Offices and Great Business Blocks Swept Away. The Conflagration still in Progress. THE FURY OF THE FLAMES.The Great Chicago Fire of killed nearly people, lefthomeless, destroyed over $ million worth of property, and leveled the entire central business district of the city.

The fire broke out just after 9 p.m. on October 8 in the barn of .The eyewitnesses soon collected their thoughts and communicated them to others as best they could.

As H. A. Musham, author of the first carefully documented account of the fire (which did not appear until almost seventy years afterwards), observed, "Every one of thepeople in Chicago on those fateful days had a story to tell, and they.