[Man in Automobile]

Description:

Photograph of an unidentified man seated behind the wheel of a 1910 Buick, the first automobile bought by the fire department in Dallas, Texas. The vehicle is parked on a brick street outside of a bank and it has a bell in front of the wheel and a fire extinguisher on the driver's side running board.

Creator(s): Dallas Fire Department
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1980~/1989~  
Partner(s):
Dallas Firefighters Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 43
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1980~/1989~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1910~  
Description:

Photograph of an unidentified man seated behind the wheel of a 1910 Buick, the first automobile bought by the fire department in Dallas, Texas. The vehicle is parked on a brick street outside of a bank and it has a bell in front of the wheel and a fire extinguisher on the driver's side running board.

Physical Description:

1 photograph ; b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): fire trucks | vehicles
Added Title: 1st auto (1910 Buick) bought by the Fire Department
Partner:
Dallas Firefighters Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DFFM_2010002_00154
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117370
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image