First Merchants in the Burned District

Joseph Kirkland. From The Story of Chicago, 1892.

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Businesses began to open almost immediately. T. J. Bigford, Mr. Shock, and H. W. Kennecott, enterprising laborers and tradesmen, were quick to combine resources and made a profit of $25 the first afternoon.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title First Merchants in the Burned District
Publication Title The Story of Chicago
Creator Joseph Kirkland
Publication Date 1892
Call Number F 8962 .4602
Location General Collections