Fire & Police

Rescue No. 4: 1911

Rescue No. 4: 1911

Rescue No. 4, hose & chemical - York, Pennsylvania, fire department. LOC summary: Stationary fire engine drawn by two horses. Photograph taken in 1911. LOC original medium: photographic print.

No Safety Badges Awarded: 1911

No Safety Badges Awarded: 1911

Boy Scouts Fire Drill. Several boy scouts riding on a fire truck. Photograph taken between 1911 and 1917. Photo by Harris & Ewing. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Best Dressed Deputies

Best Dressed Deputies

Deputies guard Williamsburg sugar plant. No date recorded. Published by Bain News Service. LOC original medium: glass negative.

U.S. Fire Department: 1863

U.S. Fire Department: 1863

U.S. Fire Department, Alexandria, Virginia, with steam fire engines. 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. Photograph taken in July, 1863 by Andrew J. Russell. LOC original medium: photographic print - albumen.

FDNY Fire Engine: 1908

FDNY Fire Engine: 1908

Firemen posed on fire engine, New York City. High Pressure F.D.N.Y. Fire Engine. Photograph taken between 1908 and 1916. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Catch Me If You Can: 1920

Catch Me If You Can: 1920

Firemen's school, 1920. A firefighter jumping from a roof to a fireman's safety trampoline. Part of National Photo Company Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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