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Fay, W.D : W.D. Fay Photographs, 1871

Five small unmounted albumen prints taken in the aftermath of the Chicago Fire of 1871 by W.D. Fay of Joliet. Depicted are the First Presbyterian Church on the corner of Wabash and Congress, Trinity Church near Wabash, the Church of the Holy Name, Mr. McCagg's greenhouse, and the courthouse. At least the first two images were marketed by Fay as part of a stereograph set showing the devastation in Chicago.
Extent: 0.1 linear feet - (1 folder)
Subjects: Chicago, Photographs
Call Number: Midwest MS 059
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