VIS 166.68.01 Water Tower No. 1 Test

Water Tower No. 1 Test

Title Water Tower No. 1 Test
Photographer Unknown
Description View of the Atlanta Fire Department testing the Water tower before being returned to service, at the corner of South Gordon Street and Westwood Avenue in Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Gordon Street (Atlanta, Ga.)
Westwood Avenue (Atlanta, Ga.)
Subject Fire engines--1920-1930
Vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta
Water use--Georgia--Atlanta
Fire fighting--Georgia--Atlanta
Firefighting equipment--Georgia--Atlanta
Corporate Name Atlanta Fire Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Date Original 1930
Date Digital 2006
Type 11 x 14 in. silver gelatin print;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 166.68.01
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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