By: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper
Date: October 1, 1859 (dated) New York
Dimensions: 15 x 9.5 inches
This is a front page print out of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper showing the Great Fire of 1859. Few people know of this fire as it is easily overshadowed by the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. This fire centered on Wolf Point and consumed nearly 5 square blocks within the city.
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