Image ID
ICHi-002901
Headline
Illustration of crowds of people trying to escape over Randolph Street Bridge during the Chicago Fire of 1871
Title (of Artwork/Object)
Chicago in Flames - The Rush for Life over Randolph Street Bridge
Date Depicted
1871
Creator
Chapin, John Reuben, 1823-1894
Creator Role
illustrator
Artwork/Object Depicted
illustrations (layout features)
Copyright Notice
No known copyright restrictions.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-002901
Storage Location
Fires--Ill--Chicago--Fire of 1871
Max Pixels - Height
4886
Max Pixels - Width
7262
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
disasters
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
20%
Randolph Street Bridge
Harper's Weekly
illustration of crowds of people trying to escape over randolph street bridge during the chicago fire of 1871

Illustration of crowds of people trying to escape over Randolph Street Bridge during the Chicago Fire of 1871. From the October 28, 1871 issue of Harper's Weekly.

Illustration of crowds of people trying to escape over Randolph Street Bridge during the Chicago Fire of 1871. From the October 28, 1871 issue of Harper's Weekly.