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Union meeting in Union Hall at Freman and Hogan Streets
Union meeting in Union Hall at Freman and Hogan Streets. A group of men are sitting in a hall while one speaks at the podium in the front and another sits at a desk nearby.
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.
Firefighters spraying water on fire
Two firefighters are standing in the foreground while spraying a fire outside the frame. More firefighters are standing in the background with their attention focused on another incident.
Firefighters on flooded street
Two fire engines standing in the middle of a flooded street while firefighters are handling the hoses.
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.
Firefighters working inside Fire Alarm Building
Three firefighters working in a Fire Alarm Building control room built in 1938.
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.
Group photo of firefighters standing outside Fire Station 14
This photograph was taken in the backyard of Station 14, located at 12th St. and Yale. John Little Senior has been identified as the man wearing a white cap.
Firefighters standing outside Fire Station 15
This photograph was taken in 1934 at Station 15, built in 1923, located at 45 and North Main. The first person on left has been identified as J.B. Calhoun.
Firefighters on fire engine in front of Fire Station 4
This photograph was taken in 1922 at Station 4 on Holman. Left to right: Unknown, Mike Lathrop, George Bishop (died in line of duty 1926), Pat Sullivan (on top), John Ruby.
Paramedics placing injured man in ambulance
This photograph was taken early in the career of the fire department Emergency Medical Services.
Firefighters of Station 6 on fire engine
This photograph was taken at Station 6 located on Washington Ave.
Firefighters on fire engine outside Fire Station 4
This photograph was taken at Station 4 on Holman. People in the photograph can be identified as follows: Mike Lathrop (driver), Captain George Bishop, Jon Ruby, Pat Sullivan, and John Reeder.
Firefighters of Station 1 cleaning Engine 1
This photograph was taken at Station 1, located at 410 Bagby. Amado Garzia has been identified as the man in the middle.
Group portrait of Station 21 firefighters
This photograph was taken at Fire Boat Station 21, located at Manchester Avenue.
Firefighters standing outside Fire Station 13 with 1941 Mack pumper, B shift
This photograph was given to Scott Mellott by Charlie Sontag. Six fire fighters stand in front of Houston Fire Department Station 13.
Houston Fire Chief standing next to emergency vehicle
This photograph of Chauffeur J. P. Morgan was taken outside of Station 5.
Group portrait of firefighters
This photo was taken of 10 of the 35 new Houston Fire Department Fire Fighters in 1895. Firefighters identified in this photograph include: Henry Woley, Otto Kersten, and Pinky Bradly.
Firefighters of Station 47 inspecting new fire engine
This is Engine 47, the model of the truck is a 1960 FWD. Four firefighters listen while a fifth firefighter points out the machinery on the fire engine.
Firefighters spraying water on building fire
This fire took place in the mid to late 1930's. The equipment on the right with fire fighter spraying water was a commandeered civilian book truck and was put to use by the Houston Fire Department.
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