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Mar 29, 2021

Welcome to episode 3 of the Fire Code Tech solocast! On this episode, we dissect the Iroquois Theatre Fire, one of the highest loss of life incidents in the history of modern fires. We break down some of the pitfalls of this tragic event and discuss what led to these unfortunate circumstances.

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Below I’ve included some of the sources I reviewed in preparation for the episode. I hope you enjoy!

Chicago Death Trap: The Iroquois Theatre Fire of 1903 By Nat Brandt:

Video Book Discussion:

Smithsonian Magazine Article:

Meyer Fire Blog Review:

Northwestern Law Article: