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[Dallas Firefighters and Truck]

Description: Photograph of nine uniformed firefighters standing in front of a fire engine, which is parked in the driveway of a two-story, brick building. The building is slightly visible on the left of the photograph; a small portion of the front lawn, sidewalk, and curb are visible on the bottom left. There are trees in the background and a puddle of water in front of the firefighters. On the back of the photograph are a label with the words, "Old 24's," as well as the typewritten date.
Date: April 16, 1964
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firefighters on Stairway]

Description: Photograph of two rows of men wearing black uniforms with silver buttons and badges at the foot of the staircase, with two more rows on the first stairway.
Date: November 21, 1978
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firefighters Use Aerial Platform to Fight a Fire]

Description: Photograph of Dallas Fire Department firefighters using a fire engine with an aerial platform called "Snorkel No. 2" to spray a water hose at a smoking building visible on the right. More uniformed firefighters on the ground use three more water hoses to hose down the building. The hoses are all connected to a fire engine on the left, and another fire engine is partially visible on the right, in front of a traffic light. Two men who are not in firefighting uniforms, one holding a camera to his chest, stand amidst the pile of water hoses in the middle ground. On the back of the photograph are a red-bordered label, the number "2" written handwritten in red ink, and information about the photograph.
Date: February 16, 1964
Creator: Douglas
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen 1970]

Description: Photograph of two rows of men wearing dark suits with firemen hats standing in front of a white stone building.
Date: June 23, 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen 1970 2]

Description: Photograph of two rows of men wearing dark suits with firemen hats standing in front of a white stone building.
Date: June 23, 1970
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen 1972]

Description: Photograph of four rows of men wearing black trousers and lighter button-up shirts standing in front of a building with the number "1936" written above the door.
Date: May 18, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen 1978]

Description: Photograph of two rows of men wearing dark colored uniforms standing in front of a white stone building.
Date: July 21, 1978
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen 1979]

Description: Photograph of three rows of men wearing black trousers and lighter colored button up shirts on the brick steps of a courtyard.
Date: September 6, 1979
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen Class #3]

Description: Photograph of four rows of men wearing black trousers and light button-up shirts standing in front of a building with the number "1936" written above the door.
Date: July 26, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen Class #5]

Description: Photograph of five rows of men wearing black trousers and lighter button-up shirts standing in front of a building with the number "1936" written above the door.
Date: September 30, 1972
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Firemen Training]

Description: Photograph of Dallas firemen in training. An unidentified object is on fire on the right, and the firemen-in-training hold hoses to put it out.
Date: 1980~/1989~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Old Fire Station 3 Firefighters and Engine]

Description: Photograph of five uniformed firefighters standing in front of a fire engine at the old Dallas Fire Station 3. From left to right, the firefighters are: Henry, Allen, Bell, Belvins, and Captain Baker. In the background, a residential neighborhood area, a few small businesses, and a traffic stop light are visible. There are two small holes in the top of the photograph, on the top left and the top right. On the back of the photograph is a yellow sticky note with information about the photo.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Rescue Van & Equipment]

Description: Photograph of a Dallas Rescue Van surrounded by equipment. The van is white, with the words "Dallas Rescue Service" on the side.
Date: 1980~/1989~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph

[Damage Done By a Tornado]

Description: Photograph of the damage done to a neighborhood after a tornado. Two cars are parked next to as tree. Beyond the tree, houses without roofs are visible. Planks of wood litter the ground.
Date: 1980~/1989~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Fire Department.
Item Type: Photograph

The Day President John F. Kennedy Was Assassinated

Description: Text wherein Leslie Warnock, Jr. describes providing the Secret Service with floodlights to search the room in the Texas School Book Depository where Lee Harvey Oswald shot John F. Kennedy.
Date: unknown
Creator: Warnock, Leslie L., Jr.
Item Type: Text

[DeLuxe Diner Building Fire]

Description: Photograph of a long, smoking, multi-story, brick building. On the ground, a fire engine is parked with its ladder extended towards the building and two firefighters stand next to a smaller ladder propped against the building. Streams of water spray the building from an unknown source behind the fire engine. There are several advertisement signs on the fence in front of the building. There is a handwritten note along the left border of the photo that reads, "See Over." On the back of the photograph are two stamps and extensive handwritten notes about the fire shown in the photo.
Date: July 23, 1961
Creator: Winfrey, Bill
Item Type: Photograph

[DeLuxe Diner Fire]

Description: Photograph of a long, smoking, multi-story, brick building. On the ground, firefighters spray three different streams of water at the building. A fire engine is parked in the street on the far left, and there are four ladders propped up against side of the building. There are several advertisement signs on side of the building and several fire hoses lying in the street. There is an identifier label on the back of the photograph.
Date: July 23, 1961
Item Type: Photograph

[Destroyed House]

Description: Photograph of a completely destroyed house with three firefighters standing in the wreckage.
Date: November 15, 1959
Item Type: Photograph

[Destroyed Mobile Home]

Description: Photograph of a destroyed mobile home - the wrecked frame of the vehicle parked between two other, intact mobile homes. All three vehicles are in front of a large garage with two doors, just visible beyond the far mobile home. A man in blue jeans and a blue and white plaid shirt stands in the debris (including large square pillow, pieces of the outer shell of the vehicle, and some electronic parts) just in front of the destroyed mobile home frame. Another person in orange bell-bottom pants is partially visible beyond the mobile home. On the back of the photograph are two stamps with information about the photographer, the printer, and the date of the photographer.
Date: July 7, 1976
Creator: Myers
Item Type: Photograph