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"Last of Manhattan's Fire Horses Pass." Sun and New York Herald, September 5, 1920.  Section 5 [p.2].

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Title

"Last of Manhattan's Fire Horses Pass." Sun and New York Herald, September 5, 1920.  Section 5 [p.2].

Subject

Fire Engine Company No 47 (New York, N.Y.)
Fire engines -- New York (State) -- New York
Fire fighters -- New York (State) -- New York
Horse-drawn vehicles -- New York (State) -- New York

Description

A page from the rotogravure section of the Sun and New York Herald, with a photograph of the horse-drawn engine and hose tender on 113th Street.  The caption reads: "The last of Manhattan's famous fire horses pass.  The teams of Engine Company No. 47, 113th Street near Broadway, just before their final call on August 25.  They answered a false alarm, motor aparatus backed into the firehouse and the horse drawn equipment trundled away to a suburban post."

Creator

Sun and New York Herald

Publisher

Sun and New York Herald.

Date

September 5, 1920

Coverage

1920s

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Original Format

Photograph

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Citation

Sun and New York Herald, “"Last of Manhattan's Fire Horses Pass." Sun and New York Herald, September 5, 1920. Section 5 [p.2].,” A Digital History of Morningside Heights, accessed September 25, 2018, https://mhdh.library.columbia.edu/items/show/154.