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[Addison, Texas Fire Department Patch]

Description

Patch from the Addison, Texas fire department. The cross shaped patch has a blue background and yellow edging. "Fire" and "Addison Texas" are written in yellow within the top and bottom points. The left point features a Star of Life, and the right point contains the two axes crossed under a fire helmet. The central image is circular picture of a building among trees.

Physical Description

1 patch : fabric, col. ; 10 x 10 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2013 and one other and was provided by Fire Museum of Texas to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 77 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Fire Museum of Texas

The Fire Museum of Texas contributes its collection of uniform patches from city and volunteer fire departments from all over the state of Texas. The collection is one of the largest and most complete of its type that represent the history of the fire service in the state.

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Description

Patch from the Addison, Texas fire department. The cross shaped patch has a blue background and yellow edging. "Fire" and "Addison Texas" are written in yellow within the top and bottom points. The left point features a Star of Life, and the right point contains the two axes crossed under a fire helmet. The central image is circular picture of a building among trees.

Physical Description

1 patch : fabric, col. ; 10 x 10 cm.

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Collections

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Rescuing Texas History, 2013

The 2013 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together thousands of items that reflect the history and preserve the legacy of the Texas of the past. They include photographs, letters, and more.

The Fire Museum of Texas Patch Collection

This significant collection includes uniform patches from city and volunteer fire departments from all over the state of Texas, representing the history of fire service in the state. It's the largest and most complete of its type, growing as fire departments continue donating their patches.

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 21, 2013, 5:47 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Addison, Texas Fire Department Patch], physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth354645/: accessed January 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fire Museum of Texas.