Fire Michael Colligan 16 April 1874
X.OCAX. FIKES. At 2:30 o'clock yesterday morning a fire broke out on tbe first floor of th fire-story building 3b. 84 and 86 Pearl street, occupied by Michael Colligan aa a cotton warehoasa. Tbe fire bad baea burning for some time before it was discovered, for when the diwrs of ilia oniloln vera farced open r the nra- nn tae fl nw bad wnrlud their n t tsnurs -ft, r hltehT S I Imi ,hiw Soon mX ta, Mtrmctaacrm. which, are oeenpicni by J. it. Klebota. wholesale Baa dealer. Despite tbe utmost eiertionj of tbe fire. men the flames swept through the upper floors and Vuraed off a portioa of the root Sctere thev eonld, I?-. yrf j"gnilMl HmmimHh damage had been sustained. The lite of Mr. Collljan ia estimated at tS.000, and he ia insured for 160.00, chiefly in out-of-town aad foreign companies, lit Xic hols' tea oa stock of tea, etc, ia estimated at S20,OCO, and to fully covered, by insurance, principally in City companies, Tb building ia damaged to th extent ef 13,000.