00 / 00 Discussing the book "Fire On The Prairie: Chicago's Harold Washington and the Politics of Race" with Gary Rivlin BROADCAST: Mar. 26, 1992 | DURATION: 00:54:25 Details Broadcast Date Mar. 26, 1992 Physical Format 1 sound tape reel (ca. 55 min.) : 10 1/2 in. Duration 54 minutes, 25 seconds Digital Format WAV Ownership The Chicago History Museum Language English Topics Chicago Urban Life African American History & Culture American History & Politics People Journalists Government Authors, Writers Tags Rivlin, Gary--Interviews Washington, Harold, 1922-1987 Rivlin, Gary. Fire on the prairie. African American mayors--Illinois--Chicago. Journalists--United States--20th century--Interviews Chicago (Ill.)--Politics and government--1951- Chicago (Ill.) Audiotapes. Radio programs. Related Programs Daniel Schorr discusses his memoir "Clearing the Air" Nov. 18, 1977 Hans W. Mattick and Father Robert Taylor discuss the scandal at Cook County Jail 1968 G. William Domhoff in conversation with Studs Terkel Feb. 24, 1984 Ira B. Harkey discusses the south, civil rights, race relations, racism, his newspaper, and his career ; part 2 1966 Dick Gregory discusses his career May. 14, 1970 Caroline Bird discusses her book, 'Born Female: The High Cost of Keeping Women Down'