The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Chicago in flames, 1871

This reproduction of a lithograph entitled "Chicago in Flames, 1871," depicts the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 as seen from Randolph Street. Originally published by Currier & Ives in 1871.


23.5 x 34 cm

Tribune Company

full color

  • English


  • still image
  • text

  • These materials are either in the public domain, according to U.S. copyright law, or permission has been obtained from rights owners. The digital version and supplementary materials are available for all educational uses worldwide.

  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (October 9, 1932), Picture Section, p. 1

  • application/pdf
  • image/jpeg

  • Currier & Ives
  • Harlow, McDonald & Co.


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