Carte montrant les zones incendiées

Incendie de Chicago, 1871

Incendie de Chicago, 1871: un des plus grands et des plus dévastateurs incendies dans l’histoire des États-Unis.

La une de la Tribune:

During Sunday night, Monday and Tuesday, this city has been swept by a conflagration which has no parallel in the annals of history, for the quantity of property destroyed and the utter and almost irremediable ruin which it wrought.