Fire Protection, Hallettsville, Texas Metadata

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  • Main Title Fire Protection, Hallettsville, Texas


  • Photographer: Braunig
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1916~


  • English


  • Content Description: Postcard of a group of firemen posing in the Hallettsville Fire Department's Horse and Fire Wagon on LaGrange Street in front of the Fire Hall. According to accompanying information, the persons in the wagon (left to right) are Richard Waltersdorf, John E. Buss, and O. T. East, and the horse is called "Headlight." "Fire Protection, Hallettsville, Texas" is printed beneath the image. On the back is a letter written to Mrs. Henry Messer in Shiner, Texas.
  • Physical Description: 1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Civil Servants - Firefighters
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Groups
  • Keyword: fire wagons
  • Keyword: horses
  • Keyword: firefighters
  • Keyword: firehouses
  • Named Person: Waltersdorf, Richard
  • Named Person: Buss, John E.
  • Named Person: East, O. T.
  • Keyword: Headlight
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Transportation - Horse-Drawn Vehicles

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Lavaca County - Hallettsville
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1916~


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
    Code: SG10


  • Name: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
    Code: FSML

Resource Type

  • Postcard


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: FSML_T-40211
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth128985


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo