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    • Police and fire chiefs, Denver

    • A group of Denver Police and Fire Chiefs pose near an outside wall of City Hall in Denver, Colorado. Police and Fire Chiefs in the back row, left to right include: Police Chief, Daniel Mays; Fire Chief, George Duggan; Police Chief John L. Russell;...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.). Police Department.--People--1890-1900.; Fire chiefs--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.--1890-1900.; Police chiefs--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.--1890-1900.; Denver...
    • [between 1893 and 1900?]
    • Cripple Creek Fire Department

    • Men with horse-drawn fire wagons pose in front of the Romanesque Cripple Creek Fire Department and City Hall building at 337-343 East Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The man in the horse-drawn buggy is probably the Fire...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; City & town halls--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Fire stations--Colorado--Cripple...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Nov. 5, 1884, Silver Plume

    • The view, looking west, of Silver Plume, Colorado, after the fire on November 4, 1884, shows burned foundations that previously housed the town's central business district. Men survey the damage along Main Street; a carriage in the near foreground...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Fires--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
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    • Star Hook and Ladder Fire House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Star Hook and Ladder Fire House at the east end of Sixth (6th or Alpine) Street, Georgetown, Colorado, built in 1886. The company was founded in 1874, the first in the Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department. The building has a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire stations--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Edgewater, Colorado, city hall, 1927

    • A hose cart with a fire engine with "Edgewater Fire Dept." on the hood is parked in front of the Edgewater Fire Department in Edgewater, Jefferson County, Colorado. The fire engine includes round headlights, a horn, a bell, a valve, and an...
    • Edgewater (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Edgewater--1920-1930.; Fire stations--Colorado--Edgewater--1920-1930.
    • 1927
    • Englewood Fire Station

    • A sign in front of the brick fire house in Englewood, Colorado, reads, "Englewood Fire Station No. 4." A fire engine is parked in the driveway in front of one of the garage doors; it includes a mechanized ladder labeled "T. E. L. E. Squirt," hoses,...
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Englewood--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1979?]
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Firefighters Museum, formerly Fire Station No. 1 in Denver, Colorado. A late 1930's fire engine can be seen in the picture. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909...
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Firefighters Museum, formerly Fire Station No. 1 in Denver, Colorado. A 1875 fire wagon sits on exhibit. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of...
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Scene of the great fire, Victor

    • View of group of men, women & children posed in front of ashes & debris of R. H. Atchison's residence, Victor, Colorado, one day after devastating fire of August 21, 1899. The fire is reported to have destroyed 14 blocks in four hours; a single...
    • Atchison, R. H.--Homes & haunts--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Colorado Springs Fire Chief A. N. Cummings

    • Fire Chief Argus N. Cummings, in double-breasted uniform and officer's cap opens the door of a newly delivered motorized fire pumper truck, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Firemen are in the vehicle with a siren, lamps, hose couplings,...
    • Cummings, Argus N.; Colorado Springs (Colo.) Fire Department.--1960-1970.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1960- 1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1960-1970.;...
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    • Romeo Fire Department and Abe's Place

    • View of the Romeo Volunteer Fire Department and Abe's Place, a bar and restaurant in Romeo (Conejos County), Colorado. The Fire Department has a sign lettered over the doors: "Romeo Fire Dept.," lettering on one of the door reads: "Volunteer Fire...
    • Abe's Place (Romeo, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Romeo (Colo.). Volunteer Fire Department--1990-2000.; Romeo (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Restaurants.; Murals.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Fire stations.; Abe's Place (Romeo, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Romeo...
    • 1992
    • Creede Volunteer Fire Department

    • View of the entrance to the Creede Volunteer Fire Department in Willow Creek Canyon outside, Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. The fire house is in a man-made cave to provide the fire equipment with shelter from the winter conditions. The door to...
    • Creede Volunteer Fire Department (Creede, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Creede (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Caves.; Fire stations.; Creede Volunteer Fire Department (Creede, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Caves--Colorado--Creede--Pictorial works.; Volunteer fire...
    • 1994
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 5, 1919 May

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19190501
    • Fire Engine

    • A fire engine parked in front of the amphitheater at the Civic Center in Denver was probably owned by the fire department in Garland, Colorado. Ladders, a bell, fire extinguishers, an ax, a lantern and other equipment are on the vehicle, which is...
    • Garland City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Garland--1920-1930.
    • 1926 April 13
    • Alpine Hose Company No. 2 Fire House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Alpine Hose Company No. 2 Fire House, located on Fifth (5th) Street near Rose Street in Georgetown, Colorado. The front of the building was built by the company in 1874, with storage for the hose carts on the first floor and a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire stations--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Nurses use fire extinguishers

    • A nurse practices with a fire extinguisher on a controlled fire in a parking lot at Denver General Hospital in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A group of observers, firemen, and African American (Black) and white nurses look on....
    • Denver General Hospital--People--1950-1960.; African Americans--Women--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Fire extinguishers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Fire...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the Fire Station No. 1, or the Denver Firefighters Museum, located in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's Engine Company #1....
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the Fire Station No. 1, or the Denver Firefighters Museum, located in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's Engine Company #1....
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the Fire Station No. 1, or the Denver Firefighters Museum, located in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's Engine Company #1....
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the entrance to the Fire Station No. 1, or the Denver Firefighters Museum, located in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's...
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Firefighters Museum, formerly Fire Station No. 1 in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's Engine Company #1....
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Firefighters Museum, formerly Fire Station No. 1 in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's Engine Company #1....
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Fire Station No. 1/Denver Firefighters Museum

    • Interior photograph of the Denver Firefighters Museum, formerly Fire Station No. 1 in Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style two-story building, of tan brick, was constructed in 1909 as the new home of Denver's Engine Company #1....
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver.;(Denver, Colo.) Fire Department.--Buildings.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • Undated
    • Antonito fire

    • View of the aftermath of a fire in the town of Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows smoking adobe buildings destroyed by the fire. Hispanic American men, probably firefighters, stand near a wagon loaded with three large barrels filled with...
    • Hispanic Americans--1900-1910.; Mexican Americans--1900-1910.; Antonito (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Adobe buildings.; Business districts.; Fire fighters.; Fires.; Building, Adobe--Colorado--Antonito--Pictorial works.; Central business...
    • 1905
    • Eagle, Colorado 5/12/78

    • A one-story brick fire station with a tower is at an intersection in Eagle, Colorado. In the left section the three large fire engine doors read, "Fire Dept.," "No Parking No Parking," and "Fire Dept."; the center section has bushes and a flagpole...
    • Eagle (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Fire stations--Colorado--Eagle--1970-1980.
    • 1978 May 12
    • Truck at Civic Center

    • The Idaho Springs, Colorado, fire truck is in front of the Denver Civic Center. The truck is equipped with an axe, two fire extinguishers, ladders, fire hooks, a small, pressurized water container, a fire bell, a large head lamp mounted where the...
    • Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1920- 1930.; Social and civil facilities--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 June 1
    • Truck at Civic Center

    • The Idaho Springs, Colorado, fire truck is in front of the Denver Civic Center. The truck is equipped with two fire extinguishers, ladders, fire hooks, a small, pressurized water container, a fire bell, and a large head lamp mounted where the...
    • Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1920- 1930.; Social and civil facilities--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 June 1
    • Fire the boys are trying to get their clothes on.

    • The fireman, just out of their beds in their long johns, jump into their fire pants, upstairs in the firehouse, Loveland, Colorado. One man makes his way down the fire pole.
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Loveland--1910-1930.; Fire stations--Colorado--Loveland--1910-1930.; Interiors.
    • [between 1915 and 1925]
    • City Hall after explosion

    • View of destruction caused by a dynamite blast used to create a fire break during the 1893 fire in central business district, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado; shows a large hole in the side of the old City Hall; building...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1890-1900.; City & town halls--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • St. Mary's Catholic Church

    • View of the north side of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church in Central City, Colorado. Formerly St. Patrick's, the original structure was damaged in the fire of 1874, and for almost twenty years the congregation worshipped in a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church (Central City, Colo.)
    • [between 1893 and 1899]
    • West half burned 3 days after east half

    • View of two images: top image includes second fire on April 29, 1896, as it streaks across town and an explosion occurs from dynamite stored at El Paso Livery and Stable; lower image includes aftermath from second fire, debris and rubble and...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Julius Pearce fire department supply co.

    • The words "Eaton Fire Dept." are written on the vented hood of a fire engine in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, from the Julius Pearce Fire Department supply company. The engine, seen in profile, includes a bell, fire extinguishers, an axe, a...
    • Eaton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Eaton--1920-1930.
    • 1921 April 19
    • Hoffman Heights Development, Fire Engine

    • Black and white print of two men, each holding a small boy in front of a fire engine. Man on left identified as Ned Nicholls with son Kirk. Man on right identified as Geo Wortham with son Reggie. Light colored GMC fire engine behind them,...
    • Fire engines--Colorado--Aurora.; Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • 1953
    • Queen bee.

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    • Denver (Colo.)--Newspapers.
    • 1882-
    • Westminster, Colorado

    • A uniformed fireman and Santa Claus pose on a Westminster Fire Department fire engine, Westminster, Adams County, Colorado. Painted on the side of the fire engine: "Westminster Colo. Fire Dept. No."
    • Westminster (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Westminster--1960-1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Westminster--1960-1970.; Santa Claus--Colorado--Westminster--1960-1970.
    • December 19, 1966
    • Julius Pearce Fire Dept. supply co.

    • A fire engine from the Burlington Fire Department is among other antique vehicles. Its hose reels and water tanks are in the bed of the truck. Fire extinguishers and lanterns are affixed to the side above the running boards. "Burlington Fire Dept....
    • Burlington (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Burlington--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Cripple Creek City Hall & Central Fire Station, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of the Cripple Creek City Hall and Central Fire Station located at 343-345 East Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colo. After a fire in 1896, the town rebuilt the city hall with an attached fire station. The two-story red-pressed brick building...
    • Cripple Creek City Hall (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Central Fire Station (Cripple Creek)--1990-2000.; City halls--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1990-2000.; Fire stations--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1990-2000.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1990-2000.;...
    • 1996.
    • Bromwell School Fire Company No. 1

    • Photograph of three students at Bromwell Elementary School playing in a school made fire house named "Bromwell Fire Company No. 1". One student rides in a soapbox fire truck. Two unidentified girls, one standing and one sitting wear fireman...
    • Fire fighters.; Bromwell School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1935
    • Aurora Fire Department truck

    • An Aurora Fire Department Fire truck is parked on an unpaaved street in front of a plaza in Aurora, Colorado. The truck, which has white wall tires, has two ladders stacked on the side of it, and three fire extinguishers resting on the running...
    • Aurora (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Aurora--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Pillar of Fire Church at 1845 Champa St.

    • View of the Pillar of Fire Church building at 1845 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick structure with arches and a sign: "Pillar of Fire Church Memorial Hall."
    • Pillar of Fire (Religious sect)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1970 August 3
    • Fire engine

    • A fire engine made by the Julius Pearse Fire Department Supply Company parked in front of the amphitheater at the Civic Center in Denver was probably owned by the fire department in Garland, Colorado. Hoses, ladders, a bell, lanterns, and other...
    • Garland City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Garland--1920-1930.
    • 1926 April 13
    • Fire Station No. 1, Denver

    • Firemen pose with fire trucks in front of Fire Station Number One at 1375 Tremont Place in downtown Denver, Colorado; the fire station has stone entablature, volutes, a portico, and an inset balcony.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Tow truck and fire engine

    • View of a fire truck and Fire Department towing vehicle at Denver Fire Department station No. 5 at 19th (Nineteenth) and Market Streets in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Letters on the wrecker read: "Service Truck No. 1."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Union Station (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [1926 November 23]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 23, 1909 July 24

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090724
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 14 Numbers 3 and 4, 1931 March-April

    • Newsletter produced everty two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19310300
    • Victor fire

    • View of Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad engine & train in ridge cut above Victor, Colorado, during devastating fire of August 21, 1889. Shows flat bed railroad cars filled with men holding personal belongings, household goods & furniture moved by...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [1899]
    • Victor fire

    • Bird's eye view of Victor, Colorado, during devastating fire on August 21, 1899, taken from vantage point on hillside where many people fled with household goods & personal belongings for safety. Shows horse- drawn wagons & carriages filled with...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [1899]
    • Bancroft Fire Protection District

    • Photograph of the Bancroft Fire Protection District fire house with fire trucks and an ambulance displayed.
    • Fire fighters--Colorado--Lakewood.; Fire stations--Colorado--Lakewood.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • Undated
    • Colorado State College of Education

    • Flames engulf the top floor of Guggenheim Hall on the campus of Colorado State Teachers College (now the University of Northern Colorado and formerly the State Normal School, Colorado Teachers College, and Colorado State College) in Greeley,...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fires--Colorado--Greeley--1950-1960.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Greeley--1950-1960.; Colorado State Teachers College.
    • 1951 May 4

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