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Philadelphia Association for the Relief of Disabled Firemen / drawn and engraved by J.R. Smith, writing engraved by J. & W.W. Warr.

Philadelphia Association for the Relief of Disabled Firemen / drawn an...

Print is a certificate of membership in the Philadelphia Association for the Relief of Disabled Firemen which depicts a scene of firemen putting out a fire in a burning building and rescuing citizens from anoth... More

New standard of justice

New standard of justice

Title appears as it is written on the item. Forms part of: American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)

June bugs squirting

June bugs squirting

Tammany Hall's political manipulation of the New York Fire Department is the artist's obvious target here, although the print's precise meaning is unclear. The frame of reference may be the creation, in 1839, ... More

These are to certify that Richard Lawrence is pursuant to law nominated and appointed one of the fireman of the City of New York painted by H. Inman ; engraved by Geo. W. Hatch

These are to certify that Richard Lawrence is pursuant to law nominate...

Print shows Neptune/Poseidon seated on the left on dark clouds at water's edge, receiving the keys to the City of New York from a female figure identified as "Protection" and another female figure identified as... More

The great explosion in New-York, February 4th, 1850

The great explosion in New-York, February 4th, 1850

Print shows firemen putting out a fire in the aftermath of an explosion in a building on Hague Street, New York City, and, with the help of other citizens, searching the ruins for victims. Includes a printed ac... More

Several firefighters around a hose carriage

Several firefighters around a hose carriage

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... More

Fire in Philadelphia J. Queen

Fire in Philadelphia J. Queen

Drawing shows Weccacoe engine fire fighters and Hibernia fire fighters before the Hope fire station in Philadelphia, which has caught on fire. The fire fighters are operating fire engines to pump water into the... More

[Portrait of fireman from the Perseverance Hose Company]

[Portrait of fireman from the Perseverance Hose Company]

Photograph shows a three-quarter length portrait of a man wearing fireman's uniform with right hand on a speaker trumpet. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on mount: fireman from the Persevera... More

Empire hook & ladder company, no. 1. Instituted February 6th 1851 on stone by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval & Co's Steam lith. Press Philada

Empire hook & ladder company, no. 1. Instituted February 6th 1851 on s...

Print shows a fireman standing in the street at the front end of a long carrier for a hook and ladder mechanism with several ladders in decreasing lengths stacked on top. It appears that the carrier is pushed f... More

The great fire at Philadelphia: Front page, illustration only

The great fire at Philadelphia: Front page, illustration only

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1856 April 26, p. 305.

The great fire at Philadelphia: Entire front page

The great fire at Philadelphia: Entire front page

Illus. and text in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1856 April 26, p. 305.

[Firehouse scene showing firemen leaving firehouse pulling a hand-drawn fire engine]

[Firehouse scene showing firemen leaving firehouse pulling a hand-draw...

Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 1997-1998; loan 4105-L.

Grand torch-light parade of the New York firemen in honor of the Prince of Wales, passing the Fifth Avenue Hotel, October 13, 1860

Grand torch-light parade of the New York firemen in honor of the Princ...

Illustration showing firemen marching with torches and lights by hotel balcony where Prince of Wales watches with his retinue. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 4, no. 199 (1860 Oct. 20), p. 660.

Jacob Tripler the oldest fireman now attached to the fire department, 1860 W.L. Germon 168 Ches't. St. Phila

Jacob Tripler the oldest fireman now attached to the fire department, ...

Photo shows Jacob Tripler, full-length portrait, facing front, wearing fireman's uniform and holding a large horn. Title from item. Blind stamped at bottom of mount: W.L. Germon 168 Ches't. St. Phila. Inscribed... More

[Studio portraits of a Japanese officer, a doctor in traveling dress, man in fire fighting outfit, and a Japanese army surgeon with fan]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese officer, a doctor in traveling dress, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "An officer in winter dress" (upper left); "The Japanese doctor in traveling dress" (upper right); "Japanese in fire dress" (lower left); and "A Japane... More

U.S. Fire Department, Alexandria, Va., with steam fire engines, July, 1863

U.S. Fire Department, Alexandria, Va., with steam fire engines, July, ...

Photograph shows fire fighters and steam fire engines in front of the Alexandria, Virginia fire department which was taken over by Union forces in early 1863. No. 265. Title from item.

This is to certify that Sylvester R. Koehler has served as a fireman in the city of Hoboken the time prescribed by the laws of the state of New Jersey / designed & engraved by J.B. Forrest.

This is to certify that Sylvester R. Koehler has served as a fireman i...

Print showing a man stepping forward to receive a certificate from a goddess or protector of firemen, a fireman's helmet and coat are on the ground between them. She is sitting with a shield showing three plows... More

Constantinople--Fire-engine and firemen

Constantinople--Fire-engine and firemen

Men posed before backdrop carrying machine used to fight fire. In album: Constantinople, Smyrna, Beyrout, Ba'albec, Damascus, p. 13A, pl. 25.

Constantinople. Fire-engine and firemen

Constantinople. Fire-engine and firemen

Men posed before backdrop, pumping water with machine. In album: Constantinople, Smyrna, Beyrout, Ba'albec, Damascus, p. 12B, pl. 24.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Brigade with steam pump and rescue apparatus] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Br...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 5. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. ... More

[The ready and alert position of the big pump fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the big pump fire engine of the Fire ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 25. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[Two soldiers from the Fire Brigade]

[Two soldiers from the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 16. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with rescue cloth and rope] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with re...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 22. No. 228. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade ready to leave for a fire] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade ready to leave f...

At Taksim. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 10. No. 213. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of:... More

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the steam fire engi...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 28. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade, armed with guns on the parade ground in front of the barracks] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade, armed with guns...

At Taksim. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 3. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Ham... More

[Position of the officers of the First and Second Battalion in full dress. Second Division of the Fire Brigade] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the officers of the First and Second Battalion in full dr...

At Taksim. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 1. No. 216(?). In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part o... More

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of a Fire Brigade unit stationed at the Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of a Fire Brigade unit...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 30. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[Position of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with apparatus for supplying water] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with app...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 8. No. 232. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman... More

[Position of the First Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Brigade drilling as if at a fire] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Br...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 14. No. 211. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

[The trumpeter and lantern carrier of the Fire Brigade]

[The trumpeter and lantern carrier of the Fire Brigade]

Two uniformed men, one holding a lantern, the other a trumpet, standing at attention outside a building.

[The Naval Fire Brigade going to a fire]

[The Naval Fire Brigade going to a fire]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. No. 100. In album: Black Sea lifesaving stations, naval facilities, ports, mines, and factories, Turkey and Greece, Ottoman ... More

[Fire Brigade soldiers with helmets]

[Fire Brigade soldiers with helmets]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The Naval Fire Brigade] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The Naval Fire Brigade] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 5. No. 7(?). In album: Imperial frigates and naval personnel, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collectio... More

[The Naval Fire Brigade] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The Naval Fire Brigade] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 4. No. 71. In album: Imperial frigates and naval personnel, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection ... More

The maneuvers of the Naval Fire Brigade

The maneuvers of the Naval Fire Brigade

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 26. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[Position of the officers of the First and Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade in full dress for fire duty] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the officers of the First and Second Battalion of the Fir...

At Taksim. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 2. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Ham... More

[The soldiers of the Fire Brigade with bugles, axes, carbines, and helmets]

[The soldiers of the Fire Brigade with bugles, axes, carbines, and hel...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 5. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... More

[The Naval Fire Brigade]

[The Naval Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[The soldiers of the Fire Brigade with bugles, axes, carbines, and helmets]

[The soldiers of the Fire Brigade with bugles, axes, carbines, and hel...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Brigade drilling with fire apparatus] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire B...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 7. No. 230. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman... More

[The maneuvers of the Naval Fire Brigade]

[The maneuvers of the Naval Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[The Fire Brigade of the Ministry of War] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[The Fire Brigade of the Ministry of War] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Co...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 23. No. 12. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[Preparations for the drill of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade with hooked ladders] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Preparations for the drill of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade...

Members appear to have grappling hooks and not ladders. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 4. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istan... More

[The water wagons of the Naval Fire Brigade]

[The water wagons of the Naval Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 25. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[The Fire Brigade soldiers with axes]

[The Fire Brigade soldiers with axes]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 14. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The ladder wagons of the Naval Fire Brigade]

[The ladder wagons of the Naval Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade doing various exercises] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade doing various ex...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 13. No. 235. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with escape chute] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with es...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 21. No. 229. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

[Position of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade with equipment for demolishing houses] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade with equipment fo...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 6. No. 231. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade doing various exercises] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade doing various ex...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 12. No. 238. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

[Two soldiers from the units of the Fire Brigade]

[Two soldiers from the units of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 7. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... More

[Position of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade ready to leave for a fire] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Fire Brigade ready to leave fo...

At Taksim. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 9. No. 225. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: ... More

[The uniforms of the Fire Brigade soldiers of the Selamlık ceremony]

[The uniforms of the Fire Brigade soldiers of the Selamlık ceremony]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... More

[Fire Brigade soldiers with lanterns]

[Fire Brigade soldiers with lanterns]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 13. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The soldiers of the Fire Brigade with carbines and axes]

[The soldiers of the Fire Brigade with carbines and axes]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade on fire duty] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade on fire duty] / ...

At Taksim. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 11. No. 212. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of:... More

[A group photograph of the Second Armed Batallion of the Fire Brigade] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[A group photograph of the Second Armed Batallion of the Fire Brigade]...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 18. No. 215(?). In album: Military personnel, arms depots, and other buildings, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-H... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling as if at a fire] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling as if a...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 15. No. 234. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

[The bugle soldiers of the Fire Brigade]

[The bugle soldiers of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 10. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The ready and alert position of the old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the old-fashioned steam fire engine o...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 29. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

Enchū no tsuki

Enchū no tsuki

Print shows firemen standing on the rooftops of buildings, signaling to each other during a conflagration. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005... More

Firemen at work, 1733 (From an old Fire Certificate)

Firemen at work, 1733 (From an old Fire Certificate)

Illustration showing firemen on vehicle pumping water through hose onto burning building, as other firemen bring water from well in buckets and put it into vehicle. Illus. in: Our firemen: A history of the New ... More

One of the finest. Chewing and smoking tobacco. D. Buchner & Co., New York

One of the finest. Chewing and smoking tobacco. D. Buchner & Co., New ...

Poster for D. Buchner & Co. tobacco products, showing a fireman shaking hands with a policeman, and premium cards depicting showgirls in costumes suggesting various sports and recreations. Caption: All cards pa... More

A fire on Broadway, N.Y.

A fire on Broadway, N.Y.

Photograph shows fire fighter operating horse drawn steam fire engine on city street in front of Star Theatre; policeman nearby observes as steam pours from engine; spectators in background watch from Morton Ho... More

[Large group of firemen posed with horse-drawn fire equipment. Columbian Exposition]

[Large group of firemen posed with horse-drawn fire equipment. Columbi...

Photograph shows panoramic view of fire fighters standing on top of firefighting equipment; three men stand with horses. Title devised by Library staff.

U.S.S. Maine--Firemen and Coal Passers, 1896 / Detroit Photographic Co.

U.S.S. Maine--Firemen and Coal Passers, 1896 / Detroit Photographic Co...

Group of men sitting on floor and some standing, with shovels. No. 020550.

A morning alarm /

A morning alarm /

From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: This shows the Fire Department leaving headquarters for an early morning fire. The scene is remarkable for its natural effect. The opening of the engine house doors, the pranci... More

The burning stable /

The burning stable /

From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: Shows a barn actually in flames, from which four horses and a burning wagon are rescued by firemen and stable hands. The scene is exciting, full of action from beginning to end... More

Buffalo Fire Department in action /

Buffalo Fire Department in action /

"Another of those stirring fire scenes which have proved so popular. There are ten pieces of apparatus in the picture. Every piece fully manned is under full headway, and is shown almost head-on to the beholder... More

Procession of floats /

Procession of floats /

"Taken at San Francisco, Cal., at the Golden Jubilee. In the foreground are seen crowds of people, all being very close to the camera. The first float is drawn by four white horses and is at least twenty feet l... More

Bomberos, or Filipino fire company, Manila

Bomberos, or Filipino fire company, Manila

69624 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by J.D. Cress. No. 916.

Bomberos, or Filipino Fire Company, Manila

Bomberos, or Filipino Fire Company, Manila

Firemen posed with fire fighting equipment. 69624 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 916. Copyright by J.D. Cress

The fun machine, Who is who

The fun machine, Who is who

70294 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Act 1 - A false alarm. Created by "The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 4192. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Firemen's Monument, Colon Cemetery, Havana

Firemen's Monument, Colon Cemetery, Havana

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 05884. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Fireman with firefighting equipment in front of the Vigilant Firehouse, 1066 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest, Washington, D.C.]

[Fireman with firefighting equipment in front of the Vigilant Firehous...

Title devised by Library staff based on HABS DC-98, which shows the same building. National Photo Company Collection. No. 43640.

[Horse-drawn fire engine rushing to a fire]

[Horse-drawn fire engine rushing to a fire]

Photograph shows three white horses rushing down city street pulling a steam fire engine carrying three fire fighters; crowds on the street and inside the Shaw building watch fire engine go by. Title devised by... More

[Saving the men of the Bremen]

[Saving the men of the Bremen]

Title from mat. (DLC/PP-1956:0029). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Careers of Danger and Daring : The Fireman" by Cleveland Moffatt, St. Nicholas, 28:696 (... More

Montreal Fire Department on runners /

Montreal Fire Department on runners /

From Edison films catalog: First comes the Chief's sleigh with old-fashioned side runners, containing the Chief and his driver. Next comes a chemical apparatus mounted on a stout double runner sled, which is fo... More

Modern fire fighters

Modern fire fighters

Two men with fire-engine in burned area in foreground and men fighting fire in background. Copyright by William H. Rau. No. X4608.

On duty

On duty

Men with two fire engines in foreground and men fighting fire in background. Copyright by William H. Rau. No. 358-4004.

N.Y. Fire Department returning /

N.Y. Fire Department returning /

Shot at an unidentified location in New York City, the film shows several pieces of horse-drawn fire vehicles in motion: two hook-and-ladders [Frame: 0114, 0905]; two steam pumpers [0373, 1111]; a rescue wagon ... More

Parade of "exempt" firemen /

Parade of "exempt" firemen /

The film shows a large group of people watching the approach of a color guard followed by a number of elderly marching firemen [Frame: 1734] pulling antique fire equipment [2486]. In the background is the white... More

Washington, D.C. fire department

Washington, D.C. fire department

Composite of large group of firemen with U.S. Capitol in background. Head-and shoulders portraits of firemen and firehouses around border. Copyright by Jno. Bowers

Annual parade, New York Fire Department /

Annual parade, New York Fire Department /

"Taken in front of the reviewing stand at Madison Square, New York City. Shows the arrival of Mayor McClellan, and other New York officials. The parade is headed by Chief Croker and battalion chiefs. The fireme... More

Nat'l First Aid Ass'n., Boston, Mass., U.S.A. / Geo. Brayton, Boston.

Nat'l First Aid Ass'n., Boston, Mass., U.S.A. / Geo. Brayton, Boston.

Photograph showing firefighter descending on ladder from second story window carrying person being rescued in practice drill. Transfer; Manuscript Division (Clara Barton papers); 2004; (DLC/PP-2004:023). Forms ... More

Holyoke fire department, High Street, Chief Lynch in the buggy

Holyoke fire department, High Street, Chief Lynch in the buggy

Postcard shows firemen assembled on a street in Holyoke, Massachusetts. H 103537 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 2542 Old Deerfield Series. Title from item. Made in Germany.

[Fireman at desk in front of fire alarm]

[Fireman at desk in front of fire alarm]

Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

High pressure wagon, #6 N.Y.F.D.

High pressure wagon, #6 N.Y.F.D.

Photograph shows fire fighters riding down the center of the road in horse-drawn fire engine.

High pressure wagon, #6 N.Y.F.D

High pressure wagon, #6 N.Y.F.D

Photograph shows fire fighters riding down the center of the road in horse-drawn fire engine. Title from copyright registration.

[Firemen posed on fire engine, New York City]

[Firemen posed on fire engine, New York City]

George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

[Two firemen with fire engine]

[Two firemen with fire engine]

National Photo Company Collection. No. 1060.