• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Chicago Fire

The Great Chicago Fire of October 8–9, 1871, is the best recalled of the citywide conflagrations of the 19th- and early-20th-century United States. It devastated the greatest city of the American West, left its mark in popular culture, and helped to ...

Loading
  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles