Great Fire of 1835
Fire Engines, 151 Essex Street
The colored lithograph was made from nature on stone and printed by Geo. G. Gratacap, 142 Grand St.,...
Burning of the New York Crystal Palace
On Tuesday Oct. 5th 1858.
View of the Great Conflagration at New York July 19th 1845.
From the Bowling Green. Nearly 300 Buildings destroyed. Estimated loss of Property $7,000,000.
Nearly 300 Buildings destroyed. Estimated loss of Property $7,000,000.
View of the Terrific Explosion at the Great Fire in New York.
From Broad St. _ July 19th 1845. Engine No. 22 destroyed, and several lives lost. 17 Stores blown up....
The American Fireman. Rushing to the Conflict.
Far Rockaway Fire Department
Made in Germany. William F. Gray, Publisher Far Rockaway, L.I. N.Y.
[Horse-drawn fire engine, leaving the station.]
[Horse-drawn fire engine.]
[Fire boat extinguishing a fire.]
The Life of a Fireman.
The night alarm. "Start her lively boys."
Crowd watching fire fighters at 6th Avenue and 32nd Street.
Ships, Hamburg American Line, S.S. "Kaiserin Auguste Victoria".
Crew members in a fire drill on the S.S. "Kaiserin Auguste Victoria".
Theatrical, Stage Hands, for Various Plays at Various Theatres.
Staged photograph of the stage hands of Weber & Field's Theatre demonstrating fire combating techniques....
Fire Dept., Engine Co. #30, Horse Drawn Engine and Men.
Photographs, Prints & Drawings
Photographs, Prints & Drawings
The Metropolitan System.
Brooklyn Volunteer Firemen
[Christopher Coates in the uniform of the Brooklyn Volunteer Firemen's Association]
[White fire horse]
[Firefighters in front of fire truck and Washington Engine Co.]
[S.S. "Normandie", Patroling Fireman.]
Fires - 1896, Dec. 25 - 7:30 a.m. 211-229 East 33rd St.
Fire fighters aiming three hoses at a row of tenements in Murray Hill; a crowd of spectators are on the...
[Prescott cottage on fire in Upper Manhattan.]
Fire fighters spraying water on a row of burnt buildings on what appears to be a New York street.
[Looking west on Chambers Street from Centre Street]
View of a horse-drawn hook and ladder truck on Chamber Street with the Court of General Sessions (32...
Gotham Engine House, East 3rd St.
View of a fire truck in front of the Gotham Engine House.
[Fire engine on lower Broadway]
View of a horse-drawn fire truck on lower Boadway. A crowd watches from both sides of the street.
[Fire engine on Chambers Street, between Elk Street and Broadway.]
Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.
Crew members in a fire drill on the S.S. "Kaiserin Auguste Victoria" or the S.S. "Deutschland".
City Departments, Fires & Firefighting, Fire Engine No. 72.
Firemen standing on top of Fire Engine 72 parked in front of Engine Co. 72. Bystanders stand on the sidewalk....
Firemen's Sixth Annual Ball
February 29, 1844. Gentleman's ticket.
Firemen's 6th Annual Ball
February 29, 1844. Lady's ticket.
Annual Hop of Knickerbocker Engine Co. No. XII
At the Apollo Rooms, 410 Broadway, January 6, 1860.
Annual Hop of Knickerbocker Engine No. XII
Third Avenue Depot Assembly Rooms, January 13, 1859. Ladies' ticket.
Names and Places of Abode of the Members of the Common Council, Engineers, Fire Wardens and the Foremen of the Respective Fire Companies
Published according to law by order of the Common Council. John Pintard, City Inspector. New-York, February...
Spring Century Run of the N.Y. Firemen's Cycle Club
To Oakdale, Long Island and return, May 8, 1898. Leave from the Bedford Avenue fountain.
Presented to James S. Norton in Appreciation of Meritorious Performance of Duty as a Fireman
1st grade 1948 trustees. Endowed by a fund contributed by James Gordon Bennett. Has box too.
Fire Department, City of New York
For valor. James S. Norton. Has box "James S. Norton H & L Co. 163"
Presented to Fireman James S. Norton of H. & L. Co. No. 20
By Henry B. Helm, Deputy Chief of Dept. in appreciation of heroic services rendered January 1, 1918.
Veteran Firemen's Association of the City of New York
[New York State Council. Order of American Firemen]
Certificate of membership issued to William Daly of Engine Co. No. 53 of New York on August 1, 1889.
Veteran Firemen's Association of the City of New York Excursion
To Troy, Watertown, Thousand Islands and Buffalo, August 19-25, 1890.
Complimentary to American Hose Co. 19 of New York from Taylor Hose Co. 1 of Buffalo
At the American Hotel, June 15, 1857.
Volunteer, Exempt & Veteran Firemen's Sons Association of the City of New York
Certificate of membership issued to Alex V. West on September 2, 1886.
[Certificate of discharge from the Fire Department of the City of Brooklyn.]
Issued to Joseph S. Weeks, Jr. on January 1, 1870.
[Effort to build a monument on the battlefield of Gettysburg.]
Headquarters 73rd Regt. New York Veteran Volunteers, 2nd New York Fire Zouaves, also Joint Committee...
By-Laws of Knickerbocker Fire Engine Company, No. 12
Jacob Cooper, Engine Co. No. 12, 40th and 3rd Avenue. 1852
Exempt Firemen's Sons Association Long Island City
Certificate of Membership and Contributions [blank].
[The bearer performed good and active Fire Duty, and left the Company in good standing.]
Special Meeting of the Board of Engineers and Foremen at Fireman's Hall on June 13, 1859
Addressed to J. H. Arnold, Foreman of Hose Company No. 30, on June 7, 1859.
[Resolution that each active member of the New York Fire Department will be assessed twenty cents by Companies.]
To resolve unpaid bills amounting to $522.00. Addressed to J. H. Arnold, Foreman of Hose Company No....