{Dallas Fire Station #1 Firefighters]

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Photograph of six uniformed firefighters standing in front of the side of a fire engine outside Dallas fire station #1. From left to right, the firefighters are: Cardwell, Capt. Allen, Yobi Davis, Raymond Burris, D. Lester, and T. Jones. Part of the town is visible in the background. The rear of the fire engine is still partially inside the fire station, which is just barely visible on the right side of the photograph. There is a yellow sticky note on the back of the photograph that identifies the firefighters and the station.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 25 cm.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by 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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Photograph of six uniformed firefighters standing in front of the side of a fire engine outside Dallas fire station #1. From left to right, the firefighters are: Cardwell, Capt. Allen, Yobi Davis, Raymond Burris, D. Lester, and T. Jones. Part of the town is visible in the background. The rear of the fire engine is still partially inside the fire station, which is just barely visible on the right side of the photograph. There is a yellow sticky note on the back of the photograph that identifies the firefighters and the station.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 25 cm.

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There is a yellow sticky note on the back of the photograph that identifies the firefighters as, "Cardwell, Capt. Allen, Yobi Davis, Raymond Burris, D. Lester, and T. Jones," and identifies the station as "Station #1."

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • Nov. 3, 2016, 5:57 p.m.

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  • Nov. 18, 2016, 5:40 p.m.

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  • 32.789406, -96.796311

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{Dallas Fire Station #1 Firefighters], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth803906/: accessed October 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Firefighters Museum.