From Fire to Fair, Chicago Day Edition

Chicago Daily Inter Ocean1893/1893

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum
Chicago, Illinois, United States

Although destroyed by fire in 1871, Chicago wasted no time rebuilding. This newspaper cover, comparing Chicago ablaze and the World棄__棄__棄__棄__棄__棄__棄__棄___s Columbian Exposition, highlighted the pride Chicagoans took in their city's quick resurrection.


  • Title: From Fire to Fair, Chicago Day Edition
  • Creator: Chicago Daily Inter Ocean
  • Date: 1893/1893
  • Location: Chicago
  • To see more : Fire of 1871
  • To see more: World's Columbian Exposition
  • Medium: publication
  • Credit: Chicago History Museum, ICHi-25184; Chicago Daily Inter Ocean, publisher

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