The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 : Three Illustrated Accounts From Harper's Weekly

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Limited edition. Cloth. Gilt fireman's hat decoration front cover. Illustrations. In the Introduction, Paul M. Angle describes events which led up to the fire, the dry weather conditions and mistakes made fighting the fire. The first article describes the intensity of the fire, looting and drunkenness. The second article is an eye-witness account by an artist. The third article offers a graphic survey of the destruction.

Title: The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 : Three Illustrated Accounts From Harper's Weekly

Author Name: Various

Categories: U.S. History,

Publisher: Lewis Osborne. 1969. Ashland.: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1397

Keywords: CHICAGO FIRE ILLUSTRATIONS DISASTERS