[Postcard of Berlin Fire Department]

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Postcard of German firemen in four auto fire engines. The line of automobiles is seen in front of a three-story brick building.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. July 1909.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 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. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Fire Museum of Texas

Located in the Beaumont Fire Department's 1927 Central Fire Station, the museum opened in 1984 and became the official state fire museum in 1986. Today it provides access to fire service history and education for people across the state of Texas. This nonprofit organization is operated by Beaumont Fire-Rescue Services.

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Description

Postcard of German firemen in four auto fire engines. The line of automobiles is seen in front of a three-story brick building.

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

George Pendexter Postcard Collection

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  • July 1909

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  • March 18, 2016, 4:44 p.m.

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  • June 7, 2016, 2:10 p.m.

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[Postcard of Berlin Fire Department], postcard, July 1909; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth706059/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fire Museum of Texas.