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Fire in the Midwest


Forest destroyed by fire

The forests in Michigan and Wisconsin were burned to a crisp in the fire of 1871

CREDIT: Horydczak, Theodor, photographer. “Forests. Forest destroyed by fire,” ca. 1920-ca. 1950. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-H823-1484-A.

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