The story of Baltimore’s great conflagration of 1904 is told with meticulous and thrilling detail.


Peter B. Petersen was a senior professor of the business faculty at the Johns Hopkins University until his retirement.


A cold winter morning, Sunday, February 7, 1904, Baltimore City Fire Department responded to an alarm at the John E. Hurst & Co. building. Within hours steady, there was a fire that  threatened the  city.


  • Publisher : Hopkins Press; Illustrated edition
  • Paperback : 192 pages

The Great Baltimore Fire

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