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Collinsville Fire Department's Firetruck and Crew in front of the Firehouse in Collinsville in 1926

Citation

Blyth Studio, “Collinsville Fire Department's Firetruck and Crew in front of the Firehouse in Collinsville in 1926,” Madison Historical, accessed April 13, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/632.

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Description

This photograph shows the Collinsville Fire Department's firetruck and its uniformed crew in front of the fire house on Center Street between Main Street and Church Street next to City Hall. It was taken March 5, 1926. The building in the far background is Webster School.

Transcription

  • Blyth-Studio- 3-5-1926

Subjects

  • Collinsville
  • firefighters

Creator

Blyth Studio

Contributor

  • Virginia Gillespie donated this photograph to the museum in 1988.

Date

March 5, 1926

Relevant Encyclopedia Article

Relevant Archive Items

Language

English

Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Black and white photographic print
  • jpg

Coverage

  • Collinsville, Illinois
  • 1920s

Identifier

  • CHM-P-0018
  • 1990.050.001a
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