[Dallas Firefighter Class 182 #1]

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Portrait of the Dallas Fire classmembers from August 21, 1978 to December 22, 1978 posing outside a building in two rows. The recruits are all wearing dark blue uniforms that include slacks, a jacket with two rows of silver buttons and a Dallas Fire patch on the left sleeve, a silver shield over the left breast, and a name tag near the right lapel. They are all holding flat-topped caps in front of them with both hands.

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1 photograph : negative, col. ; 7 x 8 cm.

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Dallas (Tex.). Fire Department. December 1, 1978.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2019 and was provided by the Dallas Firefighters Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. 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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Portrait of the Dallas Fire classmembers from August 21, 1978 to December 22, 1978 posing outside a building in two rows. The recruits are all wearing dark blue uniforms that include slacks, a jacket with two rows of silver buttons and a Dallas Fire patch on the left sleeve, a silver shield over the left breast, and a name tag near the right lapel. They are all holding flat-topped caps in front of them with both hands.

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1 photograph : negative, col. ; 7 x 8 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2019

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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[Dallas Firefighter Class 182 #2] (Photograph)

[Dallas Firefighter Class 182 #2]

Portrait of the Dallas Fire classmembers from August 21, 1978 to December 22, 1978 posing outside a building in two rows. The recruits are all wearing dark blue uniforms that include slacks, a jacket with two rows of silver buttons and a Dallas Fire patch on the left sleeve, a silver shield over the left breast, and a name tag near the right lapel. They are all holding flat-topped caps in front of them with both hands.

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[Dallas Firefighter Class 182 #2], ark:/67531/metapth1338903

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  • December 1, 1978

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  • June 15, 2021, 12:16 p.m.

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  • July 19, 2022, 8:05 p.m.

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Dallas (Tex.). Fire Department. [Dallas Firefighter Class 182 #1], photograph, December 1, 1978; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1338904/: accessed October 4, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Firefighters Museum.

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