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Hopkinton Firemen, Image 8, 1920's
TitleHopkinton Firemen, Image 8, 1920's
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SubjectFire engines-Massachusetts-Hopkinton; Fire fighters-Massachusetts-Hopkinton; Hopkinton (Mass.)-History
DescriptionImage of two uniformed firemen seated in early motorized Hook and Ladder fire engine ca 1920. Note fire-fighting apparatus on the fire engine; ladders, bell, lantern and chemical tank. The name Hopkinton is imprinted on the engine's hood. Firemen in Hopkinton fought three major town fires in 1876, 1882 and 1900. This may be the vehicle that was purchased by the town in 1915.
Dateca 1920
IdentifierCloset box 9, file #30
Source4x6 inch photograph printed by William Robinson from plate glass negative in 1970's
RelationFrom The Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Coverage42.24 N 71.49 W
RightsPlease request permission in advance to use image by contacting Rownak Hussain at
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