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[Fire at Travis School]

Description: Photograph of smoke flowing from a window on the second story of the Travis school, while three firemen scale a ladder to the rooftop.
Date: April 21, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[L. F. Stiles Service Station Fire]

Description: Photograph of a large, smoldering blaze near a gas tank and car, battled by firefighters with two hoses. The fire takes place at the L. F. Stiles Service Station on 122 East Clarendon.
Date: July 26, 1952
Item Type: Photograph

[Fatal House Fire]

Description: Photograph of a house charred on the front entrance with a toy car also burned out in the yard.
Date: September 11, 1959
Item Type: Photograph

[Field Fire]

Description: Photograph of a field obscured by black smoke with four firemen fighting the smoldering blaze.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph

[Fire Engine At Hydrant]

Description: Photograph of three men wearing heavy firemen jackets with a fourth man on top of the engine, a hose connecting the fire truck to the hydrant on the street. On the right is P. D. Lynn, and the driver's name is Bull Durham.
Date: April 9, 1951
Item Type: Photograph

[Fire on November 26th]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of civilians gathered on the street during the night to see a brick two story building on fire, while firefighters aim a hose at the blaze.
Date: November 26, 1951
Item Type: Photograph

[Fireman Scaling Ladder]

Description: Photograph of three firefighters scaling a ladder attached to the engine while several stand on the ground observing.
Date: August 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[4 Alarm Rooftop Fire]

Description: Photograph of firemen dressed in dark coats with helmets scaling a brick wall to survey the smoking damage.
Date: November 14, 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[1400 Elm Building Collapse]

Description: Photograph of men wearing mostly white shirts shifting through the rubble of a building that collapsed on the 1400 block of Elm Street.
Date: June 1, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Adolphus Hotel]

Description: Photograph of four firemen standing at the bottom of a ladder at the Adolphus Hotel, which sits on the corner of Akard and Commerce.
Date: February 11, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[1950 Fire]

Description: Photograph of firemen scaling two ladders to survey the rooftop damage on the other side of a brick wall.
Date: November 14, 1950
Item Type: Photograph

[3804 North Hampton Fire]

Description: Photograph of a charred kitchen after a fire at 3804 North Hampton in Dallas. A partial sign is visible in the center of the image that says "Cold *Grape or Or[...] *Ice Cold."
Date: December 6, 1959
Item Type: Photograph

[Airway Theater Fire]

Description: Photograph of a neon sign reading "Airway" with the words "Now showing Key Largo also The Fuor Poster" below. The theater sits at 8006 Denton Drive.
Date: January 19, 1955
Item Type: Photograph

[Apartment Fire]

Description: Photograph of a firefighter carrying two suitcases down a hallway damaged by fire with two young women.
Date: August 1959
Item Type: Photograph