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Great Fire in Chicago - London Responds

Great Fire in Chicago - London Responds American History Disasters Famous Historical Events Tragedies and Triumphs Nineteenth Century Life Social Studies

News of Chicago's plight made the front pages around the world, including in London.  In this image, we see a British newsboy selling a popular paper from the Victorian Age, called the Pall Mall Gazette.

Londoners responded to Chicago's needs with generous donations of cash.


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Image online, courtesy U.K. National Archives.

 

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