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The 150th Anniversary of The Great Chicago Fire on October 8, 2021

The Chicago Genealogical Society's “Chicago Genealogist” Quarterly publication, "Chicago Genealogist Special Edition: 150th Anniversary of The Great Chicago Fire 1871-2021" (Fall 2021, Volume 54, No.1).  CGS Members will receive a copy.  It will also be available on the CGS Website Members Only Section.  For Non-CGS Members, digital and paper copies will be available for purchase in October 2021.   

Releasing on October 8, 2021: The Chicago Genealogical Society’s Exclusive Video that examines Chicago sites 150 years after the Great Chicago Fire on our CGS YouTube Channel.

"Researching Pre-Fire Chicago" Webinar led by Ginger Frere and Matt Rutherford on September 11, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. Central Our webinar is full.  Waitlist is for CGS members only.  This webinar will be recorded and available after the event on the CGS Members Only section.    

2021 “The Chicago Genealogical Society’s Bus Tour: The Great Chicago Fire” led by Craig Pfannkuche on October 2, 2021 from 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Central.  Our bus tour is full.  Waitlist is for CGS members only. A Video recap will be available after the event on our CGS YouTube Channel.


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