[Dallas Fire Department Group Portrait]

Description

Photograph of fire fighters from the Central Fire Station, located at 2012 Main in Dallas, Texas. The men are wearing Dallas Fire Department uniforms (including button-down coats and hats) and are posed around an automobile parked outside of the station. Some of the men are sitting in the vehicle and others are standing next to it. Part of the station is visible behind them; there are two open garage doors and the words "Central Fire Station" beneath a row of windows.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Dallas (Tex.) 1980~/1989~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Dallas Firefighters Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 122 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Dallas Firefighters Museum

The Dallas Firefighters Museum has documented the history of the firefighting profession in Dallas since 1972. The fire department itself was established by the city in the 1870s. The Museum preserves firefighting history through restoration and display of vintage tools, apparatus, and memorabilia.

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Photograph of fire fighters from the Central Fire Station, located at 2012 Main in Dallas, Texas. The men are wearing Dallas Fire Department uniforms (including button-down coats and hats) and are posed around an automobile parked outside of the station. Some of the men are sitting in the vehicle and others are standing next to it. Part of the station is visible behind them; there are two open garage doors and the words "Central Fire Station" beneath a row of windows.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • 1980~/1989~

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 29, 2010, 3:59 p.m.

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  • March 27, 2017, 8:29 p.m.

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Dallas (Tex.). [Dallas Fire Department Group Portrait], photograph, 1980~/1989~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117268/: accessed November 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Firefighters Museum.