VIS 166.15.01 Atlanta Fire Station No. 3, Hose Company No. 3

Atlanta Fire Station No. 3, Hose Company No. 3

Title Atlanta Fire Station No. 3, Hose Company No. 3
Photographer O'Neal, Tracy;
Description Group portrait of Atlanta Fire Station No. 3 at the corner of Marietta and Latimer Streets in Atlanta, Georgia. Seated, at right is Captain Tacitus Short.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Marietta Street (Atlanta, Ga.)
Latimer Street (Atlanta, Ga.)
Subject Fire fighters--Georgia--Atlanta
Group portraits
Fire stations--Georgia--Atlanta
Fire engines--1900-1910
Carts & wagons--1900-1910
Personal Name Short, Tacitus
Corporate Name Atlanta Fire Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Date Original 1906
Date Digital 2006
Type 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 166.15.01
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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