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Great Chicago Fire

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The Chicago Fire of 1871: Disaster & Destruction in the Windy City | History

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Great Fire In Chicago (1934)

The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned from Sunday, October 8, to Tuesday, October 10, 1871. The fire killed up to 300 people, destroyed roughly 3.3 square miles (9 km2) of Chicago, Illinois, and left more than 100,000 residents homeless.
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