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"C" shift firefighters at three-alarm building fire at Voss & Bergoyne District 69
Captain Wayne Rains and another "C" shift firefighter in full gear on a ladder at a three-alarm building fire at Voss and Bergyone, District 69.
Aerial photo of Houston downtown area
Aerial photo of Houston downtown area from the west side. I-45 can be seen on the foreground.
Central station firefighters standing with water tower truck
The Water tower was purchased by the Houston Fire Department in 1912. Far left on ground is John L. Little Senior. The Central station can be seen in the background.
Chemical truck from Station 7
Photograph was taken at Station 7 located at 2403 Milam & McIlhenney. The station's first motorized fire truck sits in the center of the photograph.
Collage of various firefighters and fire stations
Proof from a promotional book showing various stations. Top left to right 10,9,7,2 Chief Boyd, middle Seibert, 2nd Edward Franks, 3, Central Ladder truck (Texas Ave side), Central (Texas and San Jacinto),...
Fire alarm building
This fire alarm building was built in 1937. Prior to that fires were dispatched out of the Central Fire Station.
Fire chief and chauffer sitting in carriage
Tom Rovel (man with bowler hat and suit) was the 1st Fire Chief of the paid Fire Department. Pinky Bradly (in cap and vest) was his chauffer.
Fire Department Band at Central Station
One of the earliest photos of the Houston Fire Department Band, taken in front of the Central Station. The band is arranged in two rows.
Fire Department Band performing and leading at Labor Day Parade
Fire Department Band performing and leading at Labor Day Parade in Downtown Houston. Flag bearers bring up the front, followed by a banner, twirlers, and the rest of the band.
Fire Station 17 and fire engines
Two firetrucks in front of Fire Station 17. Both are light in color. The station was built in 1910 and changed to Station 17 in 1926.
Firefighter Claude "Rip" Bullock being handed certificate
Presentaion of the Declartion certificate. Pictured in the photo are Einar Beckman, Fire Chief Claude "Rip" Bullock, and Mayor Lewis Cutrer.
Firefighter from Station 60 testing fire hose
Crew testing the new "High Pressure" Booster line. One firefighter is spraying water on the lawn in front of the fire station while another firefighter watches from behind.
Firefighter looking over fence
Cary Carroll, Station 3 C Shift looking over a fence with ladder in view.
Firefighter Mike Lathrop
Photo of firefighter Make Lathrop standing next to a truck in front of Station 26, 3813 Broadway taken in 1947.
Firefighter of Station 7 sitting on a chemical truck
Photo taken of Station 7 located at 2403 Milam & McIlhenney in 1920. A firefighter is sitting at the wheel of a chemical truck.
Firefighter of Station 7 standing next to chemical truck
Photo taken of Station 7 located at 2403 Milam & McIlhenney in 1920.
Firefighters at lumber yard fire
Fire at Farrar Lumber yard, 2401 Texas Ave. One firefighter is working to put out the flames, while five other men stand to the left of the firefighter. Smoke can be seen in the background.
Firefighters at multiple alarm fire with Downtown Station equipment
Photgraph of a large fire at night. The left side of the photo shows a Ward LaFrance platform pumper, shown raised and operating with a heavy stream nozzle. The right of the photo is a ladder truck, shown...
Firefighters at restaurant fire
Fire engine 28 at Boston Sea Party restaurant in South West Houston with shake roof, during a fire created by a serial arsonist. Rock Kayle has been identified as the man with back turned.
Firefighters fighting building fire
This seven-alarm fire occured between Windrock and Woodway Square at San Felipe and Woodway. Ladder truck 38 can be seen in this photograph.
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