VIS 166.08.01 Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Hose Company No. 1

Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Hose Company No. 1

Title Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Hose Company No. 1
Photographer Unknown
Description Group portrait of Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1, in front of their fire station in Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Fire fighters--Georgia--Atlanta
Men--1890-1900
Uniforms--1890-1900
Group portraits
Fire stations--Georgia--Atlanta
Fire engines--1890-1900
Horses--Georgia--Atlanta
Carts & wagons--1890-1900
Vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta
Corporate Name Atlanta Fire Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta Fire Department (Atlanta, Ga.). Fire Station No. 1
Date Original 1885
Date Digital 2006
Type 10 x 14 in. black and white copy print
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 166.08.01
Collection Steve B. Campbell Atlanta Fire Department Photographs
Related Collections MSS 587, Steve B. Campbell Papers, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes The City of Atlanta Fire department was established in 1848 with volunteer firefighters. The last volunteer fire chiefs were elected in 1882. The Atlanta Fire Department continues service today with the mission to "To prevent or mitigate harm to life, property and the environment."
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