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Iroquois Theater Fire: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of the "Iroquois Theater Fire" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Iroquois Theater, Iroquois Theatre, Chicago, Will Davis, Harry Powers, Mr. Bluebeard, Mr. Blue Beard, Mayor Carter Harrison, Jr., George Williams, William Musham, William McMullen, fire marshal, coroner’s jury, holocaust, asbestos curtain
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between 1903 and 1905.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America