VIS 166.09.01 Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Steam Fire Engine Company

Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Steam Fire Engine Company

Title Atlanta Fire Station No. 1, Steam Fire Engine Company
Photographer Mathewson, Tracy B.
Description View of Atlanta Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 at the burial of Captain D. C. Wylie. Pictured are; John M. Heinz, John Berkele, and Charles Heinz. The rest are unidentified.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Fire fighters--Georgia--Atlanta
Funeral rites & ceremonies--Georgia--Atlanta
Suits (Clothing)--1910-1920
Fire stations--Georgia--Atlanta
Men--1910-1920
Corporate Name Atlanta Fire Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Date Original 1910 December 27
Date Digital 2006
Type 8 x 10 in. sepia tone silver gelatin print;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 166.09.01
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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