Map of Chicago.
Colbert & Chamberlin
pictures (two-dimensional representations)
Northern Illinois University
Colbert, Elias. Chicago and the Great Conflagration..Cincinnati and New York: C.F. Vent, 1872.
Map of Chicago; Showing the Parks, Boulevards, and Burnt District, Accompanying Chicago and the Great Conflagration.
The Darkened portion of the Map shows the Burned District; 2,124 acres, containing 17,450 buildings.
placeChicago FireLincolnGildedAgeEconomic DevelopmentFrontier SettlementSettlement and Immigration1818--18601866--1896Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871