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Hopkinton Firemen, Image 4, 1920's

Hopkinton Firemen, Image 4, 1920's

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Title:
Hopkinton Firemen, Image 4, 1920's
Description:
Image of two Hopkinton firemen, chief on the right, sitting in an early motorized fire engine ca 1920. The truck is equipped with various fire fighting equipment, hose, ladders, bell, lamp, and chemical canister positioned on its running board. The name of Hopkinton is imprinted on the hood of the fire engine. Three major fires were fought in Hopkinton during the years 1876, 1882 and 1900.
Date:
[ca. 1920]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Hopkinton Public Library
Collection (local):
Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room Collection
Subjects:
Fire engines--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Firefighters--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Hopkinton (Mass.)--history
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Hopkinton
Extent:
4 x 6 inch photograph printed by William Robinson from plate glass negative in 1970's
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Terms of Use:
Please request permission to use image by contacting Hopkinton Public Library in advance at hopkintonlibrary@hopkintonma.gov or 508-497-9777.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
From the Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Language:
English
Identifier:
closet box 9, file #32
hopkinton_firemen_image4_1920s