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  • All fields: Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • Construct new fire station at 301 Cherokee Street Denver Colorado 1936 to 1937

    • View of Denver Fire Department Station No. 11 at 40 West 2nd (Second) Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The art deco style building has corbeled brick. Letters read: "D.F.D. No. 11." Firemen pose in ladder...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1940-1950.; Baker (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Fire Department 12th St. and Curtis

    • Members of the Denver Fire Department put out a fire at 12th (Twelfth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A sign on the building reads: "Colorado Wood Bo[?]."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 June 25
    • Gates' fire

    • Denver firefighters use a hose to put out a fire at the Gates Rubber Company factory in Denver, Colorado. A ladder is nearby.
    • Gates Rubber Company--Disasters--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber...
    • 1940 June 16
    • Denver fire

    • Firemen climb on the roof of a stone house in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; a fire truck is in the street, and the City and County Building dome is in the background.
    • Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940 April
    • Charles Clair, Co. 18, and 'Sandy'

    • Denver fireman Charles Clair poses in a fire truck with a dog in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1941 June 30
    • Gates fire

    • Firemen stand by hoses and a ladder truck at a Gates Rubber Company factory fire in Denver, Colorado.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rubber...
    • [1940 June 16?]
    • Fireman putting Scotch lite tape on bicycles @ 1540 E. Virginia Ave., Fire Station no. 21

    • Two boys with bicycles line up to have reflective tape put on their bicycles by a fireman in Denver Fire Station no. 21. The fireman holds a piece of tape and stands near a firetruck, he smokes a cigar. Another fireman is with the children.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1949 April 9
    • Life saving squad

    • Men conduct water lifesaving exercises by Smith Lake in Washington Park, Denver, Colorado; they are (L to R) William Wagner, W. J. O'Neill, J. G. Treckman, Captain D. E. Griffit, and Charles Nagel (in underwater diving gear). Letters on equipment...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Smith Lake (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Washington Park (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Diving suits--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Fire Department - demonstrations

    • Firemen conduct a night exercise at a Denver Dry Goods Company warehouse at 12th (Twelfth) and Wazee Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The warehouse is a brick building with arched windows and a loading dock. Ladder trucks...
    • Denver Dry Goods Co.--Buildings--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • [1944 June 6]
    • Leo Derring, Co. 16

    • Fireman Leo Derring repairs a child's toy car for charity in Denver, Colorado. Shop interior includes a drill press.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Toys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Workshops--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Derring,...
    • 1940
    • Telephone company girls give dolls to firemen for Xmas

    • Mayor Ben Stapleton (in glasses) poses with women, Fire Chief Allie Feldman, and donated dolls in Denver, Colorado. A fireplace and wreath are in the background.
    • Fire chiefs--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Telephone companies--Employees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Charity--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1940 December
    • Denver Fire Department charitable work

    • A fireman repairs a doll in Denver, Colorado; telephones and other dolls are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department charitable work

    • Fireman E. L. Babcock, Co. 2, works with toy cars in Denver, Colorado; one car has letters: "Spirit of St. Louis."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Toys--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Babcock, E. L.
    • 1940
    • Firemen's Christmas toy project

    • Fireman Tom Kevil, Co. 9, spray paints a doll in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Painting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Kevil,...
    • 1940 November 18
    • Firemen's Christmas toy project

    • A fireman works on a child's table in Denver, Colorado; a drill and hammers are on the work bench.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cabinetmaking--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Carpenter shops--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Children's furniture--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1940
    • Telephone Co. girls give dolls to firemen for 1940 Christmas

    • Mayor Ben Stapleton (in glasses) poses with women, Fire Chief Allie Feldman, and donated dolls in Denver, Colorado.
    • Fire chiefs--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Charity--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department, charitable work

    • A fireman stands next to a truck and holds a basket of toys in Denver, Colorado. A sign on the truck reads: "Denver Fire Dept. ? Denver Santa Claus ? call MAin4173 for Pickup."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Charity--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940 December
    • Firemen's Christmas toy project

    • Fireman George R. Schaeffer works on a tricycle in Denver, Colorado; a vise and lunch box are on the work bench.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department, charitable work

    • Fireman Alvin Wilson, Co. 1, holds a doll in Denver, Colorado; shelves of doll heads are on the wall.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Dolls--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department, charitable work

    • A fireman climbs on crates to get a basket from a shelf in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Baskets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Climbing--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire...
    • 1940
    • Denver Firemen help conquer muscular dystrophy

    • Men pose in a fire truck with a poster: "Vote To End Muscular Dystrophy" as part of a fund drive. Firemen include Willie Simons, George Miroslavich, Robert Burke, Chief Franzinni and Frank Losasso. Gold leaf letters on the fire truck read: "No 1...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Community service--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fund...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Denver Fire Dept clown band

    • Firemen pose in costumes and hold trombones in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include top hats, face paint, duck feet, and a British officer's helmet. Characters are a flapper, Keystone Cop, and blackface. Bass drum reads: "Denver Fire Department."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bands--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Clowns--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Fire Dept clown band

    • Firemen pose in costume with musical instruments in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include top hats and face paint. Characters are a flapper, a cook, blackface, Pierrot, a convict, and a Keystone Cop. Instruments include: trombones, saxophones,...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bands--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Clowns--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Demonstration

    • A firefighter sprays fire retardant at flames in Denver, Colorado; people are behind the smoke.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Demonstration

    • A fireman sprays fire retardant at flames in Denver, Colorado. People watch by a truck; one man wears Dehner boots and a Mountie hat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Firemen at work

    • Firemen climb ladders on the side of a brick building in Denver, Colorado; smoke and boxes come out of a window, and crates are in a pile on the ground. A dome and wrought iron gate are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1941

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