• Souvenir bells and medals from the Great Chicago Fire, 1871

    Everhart & Co. (manufacturer)

    A collection of 24 small bells and six medals made of brass. Medals have an image of an angel over a burning city and text reading CHICAGO OCT 8-9 1871. FORT DEARBORN CHICO 1812 on front, and an image…

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  • City Hall

    Greene, P. B. (photographer)

    City Hall and Courthouse on October 8 and October 13, 1871, before and after the Chicago Fire of 1871, Chicago, Illinois.

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  • Great fire in Chicago, Oct. 9, 1871

    Lovejoy & Foster (photographer)

    View of the Cook County Courthouse, seen through ruins of east side of Clark Street after the Chicago Fire of 1871.

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