Photo by John McColgan, fire behavior analyst at the U.S. Forest Service
The primary audience of this guide is fire fighters and emergency responders, but students and members of the public with an interest in American history might also find this guide useful. Each tab of this guide contains information about a different fire.
|Iroquois Theater||Chicago, IL||12/30/1903||602|
|Cocoanut Grove Nightclub||Boston, MA||11/28/1942||492|
|Conway's Theater (Brooklyn Theater)||Brooklyn, NY||12/05/1876||285|
|Rhythm Club||Natchez, MS||04/23/1940||207|
|Rhoads Opera House||Boyertown, PA||01/13/1908||170|
|Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus||Hartford, CT||07/06/1944||168|
|Beverly Hills Supper Club||Southgate, KY||05/28/1977||165|
|Station Nightclub||West Warwick, RI||02/20/2003||100|
|Happy Land Social Club||Bronx, NY||03/25/1990||87|
|Richmond Theater||Richmond, VA||12/26/1811||72|
Statistics from the NFPA.