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  • Collection: Fire Engine Company No. 47

New York Times article describing a fire department trial of firemen accused of visiting a brewery.

This photograph, taken August 25, 1920, was published in a photo spread inSun and New York Herald.

Newspaper article describing the arrest of a boy who was setting fires "to see the engine horses gallop." His father, William Donnelly, was a fireman at Engine Company No. 47.

A New York Times article promoting the West Side as a model community with pure air and perfect sanitary conditions, and specifically mentioning Engine Company No. 47.

Fire Department orders regarding salaries for new firemen appointed to companies north of 59th Street.

A photograph of a page from the Engine Company No. 25 journal for the morning of April 26 1895. This journal is on display in the New York Fire Department Training Center on Randall's Island.

Columbia Spectator cover story on the University Hall fire, October 10, 1914.

Describes the steps to becoming a New York fireman.

An article in the New York Times describing the dissolution of Engine Co. 47 in 1864

Covers all of Manhattan, New York (N.Y.) Shows boundaries and also fire dept. buildings. Oriented with north to upper right of sheet. Includes key.
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