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Searchable Title (Creator) You Are There
Episode Title October 8, 1871 - Chicago Fire
Synopsis Walter Cronkite narrates this simulated newscast covering the Chicago Fire of 1871. The fire is reenacted from the start of the fire in Mrs. O'Leary's barn to the end two days later. Claude Akins appears as a fireman.
ID Number TV_00389-1
Series Title You Are There
Program Type TV:Drama:Historical
Network / Station CBS
Running Time 0:25
Airdate 12-11-1955
Color / B&W B&W
Producer Girard, Bernard
People Akins, Claude
Cronkite, Walter
Ferris, Bob
Holcomb, Grant
Hunter, Todd
Kennelly, William
Roberts, Clete
Stout, Bill
Wilcox, Harlow
Subjects Chicago Fire of 1871
Chicago History
Collection Television