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1. Garrick Theater Garrick Theater Office buildings; Theaters The Garrick Theater, built in 1892, was designed by Adler & Sullivan, and was located at 64 W. Randolph Street.

2. Front of the Iroquois Theater Front of the Iroquois Theater Fires; Theaters Caption: "In front of the theater at the time of the fire, December 30th, 1904, 4 p.m."

3. Front of Iroquois Theater Front of Iroquois Theater Theaters Caption: "Front view of the Iroquois Theater."

4. In front of the theater In front of the theater Fires; Theaters Caption: "In front of the theater; laying dead on the sidewalk."

5. Haverly's Theatre Haverly's Theatre Theaters From text: "The theatre was a surprise to every one, even in Chicago, where celerity is a prevailing habit and Time has in most things been knocked out of time. The first stone was turned upon the ground...

6. Studebaker Theater Studebaker Theater Office buildings; Theaters The Studebaker Theater was located in what is now known as the Fine Arts Building, at 410 S. Michigan Avenue. The architect was S. S. Beman.

7. Harry J. Powers Harry J. Powers Theaters Caption: "Harry J. Powers, One of the Theater Managers Arrested for Manslaughter."

8. Wood's Museum and Theatre Wood's Museum and Theatre Theaters Caption: "Wood's Museum and Theatre Originally Kingsbury Hall By courtesy of the Chicago Historical Society". Image undated but appears to be from the 1860s.

9. Standard Club Standard Club Clubs From text: "The Standard Club was organized in 1869, and chartered February 14th, 1887. The object for which it was formed is the social and mental improvement of its members by social intercourse and...

10. Wood's Museum Wood's Museum Galleries & museums; Theaters Lettering in illustration reads: "Wood's Museum Randolph street, between Clark and Dearborn." From text: "Col. Wood's Museum [i]s on Randolph street, between Clark and Dearborn streets. It is a handsome...

11. Front rows and stage Front rows and stage Fires; Theaters Caption: "Front rows of seats and front of stage."

12. Ambulance loaded with fire victims Ambulance loaded with fire victims Fires; Theaters From text: "While the streets began to crowd for blocks around with weeping and heartbroken persons in mortal terror because of knowledge that loved ones had attended the performance, patrol wagons, ambulances...

13. Miss Nellie Reed Miss Nellie Reed Ballet dancers Caption: "Miss Nellie Reed, Leader of the Flying Ballet, killed by the fire." From text: "Miss Nellie Reed, the principal of the flying ballet, which was in place for its appearance near the top part of...

14. Line of fire victims Line of fire victims Fires; Theaters Caption: "A line of victims of the fire awaiting identification."

15. Eddie Foy Eddie Foy Actors Caption: "Eddie Foy, Leading Actor, who told the audience to go out slowly."

16. Waiting to get into morgue Waiting to get into morgue Fires; Theaters Caption: "Waiting their turn to get into the morgue."
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