Chicago, IL Hotel Helene Fire, May 1900

Fatal Chicago Fire.

Two Meet Death and Five Injured in Burning Hotel.

Chicago, May 16.-Two persons were killed, one is missing and five were injured in a fire early to-day which destroyed the Hotel Helene at Fifty-third St. The five injured sill probably die.

The dead are CHARLOTTE PETERSON, a dining room girl found in her room burned to a crisp; LENA surname unknown to police, found burned almost beyond recognition in the room with Miss Peterson.

St. Albans Daily Messenger, St. Albans, VT 16 May 1900