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Author Sheahan, James W. (James Washington), 1824-1883, author.

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; 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 life, the flight of the people. 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 James W. Sheahan and George P. Upton, associate editors of the Chicago Daily Tribune.

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : Union Publishing Co., 1872.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Local History Collection - FPLY-13  HIST 977.311041 SHE    LIB USE ONLY
Description 527 pages, 24 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Subject Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871.
Chicago (Ill.) -- History.
Added Author Upton, George P. (George Putnam), 1834-1919, author.

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