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Hopkinton Firemen, Image 7, 1920's

Hopkinton Firemen, Image 7, 1920's

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Title:
Hopkinton Firemen, Image 7, 1920's
Description:
Image of Hopkinton fire company members posing in motorized vehicle with fire engine in the rear. Front vehicle holds four men, three in formal attire while fireman on the far right is in uniform with fire helmet. Front vehicle has chemical tank on the running board. Fireman in the rear fire engine wears uniform and the engine has Hopkinton imprinted on its hood. Tim Danahy was Hopkinton's fire chief during this time period. The town purchased its first motorized piece of fire fighting equipment in 1915.
Date:
[ca. 1920]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Hopkinton Public Library
Collection (local):
Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room Collection
Subjects:
Fire fighters--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Fire--departments--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
Fire engines--Massachusetts--Hopkinton
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 #30
hopkinton_firemen_image7_1920s