Chicago

Chicago

What does the word «Chicago» for most people? Anyone remember the Oscar-winning film by Rob Marshall, some have already become common the image of a «gangster» city of America, and someone famous Declaration of love to this city by the great Frank Sinatra.

Chicago, Illinois, not only is among the largest cities in the country (by number of inhabitants (about three million, Chicago is second only to New York and Los Angeles), but is one of the most visited cities in America.

The first Europeans appeared in the area around Chicago in 1673, but the first permanent settlement appeared only in 1781-m. In 1795 to protect it from the attacks of the Indian tribes at the mouth of the river was built Fort Dearborn.

Due to its geographical location (South-West coast of lake Michigan) Chicago quickly became one of the largest shopping centers in the country and accelerated development of the railway network only confirmed his status. Today Chicago is one of the largest transportation hubs in the country and the second largest financial center.

Having the status of a city in 1837, Chicago quickly developed. In the middle of the 19th century the town began to operate the sewer system.

In 1871 the city suffered a major fire, which lasted for two days. Given that most of the buildings in Chicago were made of wood, fire consequences were disastrous fire left homeless, about one hundred thousand people.

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