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The Chicago Fire of 1871, commonly referred to as the Great Chicago Fire, began sometime in the evening on October 8, 1871. It was started in or around a barn owned by Catherine and Patrick O'Leary, located at 137 DeKove... More »

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The Great Chicago Fire began in the evening on Oct. 8, 1871. For nearly three days, it burned 3.3 square miles of the city to the ground, leaving 100,000 homeless and more than 300 dead. The fire spread quickly due to dr... More »

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The Chicago Fire of 1871 started around 9:00 p.m. on October 8 and ended on the morning of October 10. The fire killed an estimated 300 people and left 100,000 of the city's 300,000 people homeless. It caused an estimate... More »

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The Great Chicago Fire began in the evening on Oct. 8, 1871. For nearly three days, it burned 3.3 square miles of the city to the ground, leaving 100,000 homeless and more than 300 dead. The fire spread quickly due to dr... More »

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Some magazines that featured images of the "Chicago Fire" cast include TV Guide, Entertainment Weekly and US Magazine. The magazine images can be found in the online magazine editions from the associated websites. More »

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