Police, Soldiers, & Firefighters

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Historical photos of the police, soldiers & firefighters of Poughkeepsie.

Title

Police, Soldiers, & Firefighters

Items in the Police, Soldiers, & Firefighters Collection

Niagara Steamer Company
Niagara at Hudson.

Exempt Firemen's Association  Poughkeepsie  NY
Mammoth Fireman's National Labor Day Parade; won prizes for Company that travelled the largest distance and largest company in line.

Niagara Steamer Company  No. 2
The company is pictured in with their horse drawn fire trucks in front of their fire house.

Lady Washington Hose Company  No. 3
The company is pictured with their horse drawn fire truck in front of their fire house.

Cataract Steamer Company  No. 4
The company is pictured along with their marching instruments and their horse drawn fire truck in front of their house.

Young America Hose Company
The company is pictured with their fire engine in front of their station.

Booth Hose Company
The company is pictured in front of their horse drawn fire truck & house.

Davy Crockett Hook & Ladder Company  No. 1
The company is pictured with their horse drawn fire truck in front of their fire house.

Unknown Company
Unidentified group of firemen seated on a lawn.

Phoenix Hose Company  No. 1
Horse drawn hose truck pictured exiting the fire house.

Phoenix Hose Company  No. 1
The company is pictured with their horse drawn hose truck in front of their fire house.

Fire Department Chief & Assistants
Geo. Nagengast Chief in Buggy; Ernest Gylee 1st Ass't; Geo. Wood 2nd Ass't

Phoenix Hose Company  No. 1
Phoenix Fire Engine

Tompkins Hose Company  No. 1
The company is pictured in front of their fire house individuals identified below.

Phoenix Hose Company  No. 1
The Phoenix Hose Company fire house erected 1901.

Fire Engine
A fire engine with hose hooked up to a hydrant taken during the fire at the Schick Building.

Fireman's Portrait
Unidentified fireman's portrait.

Davy Crockett Hook & Ladder Company  No. 1
Image of the fire house on Main street decorated.

Phoenix Hose Company
Dressed and ready for an alarm.

Davy Crockett Hook & Ladder Company  No. 1
Hook & Ladder truck from Davy Crockett at Soldier's Fountain.

Poughkeepsie Engine No. 2.
1936 Mack 1000 gpm Pumper in front of Poughkeepsie High School on North Hamilton St. Frank Mackey driving.

Poughkeepsie Fire Company No. 17
Group Photo in front of the United States Capitol building.

Poughkeepsie Engine No. 1
1911 American LaFrance Type 10 Triple Combination Pumping & Hose Car D-235 (MO6) Chain Drive; Cannon Street.

Poughkeepsie Engine No. 1
1936 American LaFrance Cowl-Mounted pump 1250 gpm rotary gear pump type 412-RB

Phoenix Hose Company  No. 1 Pumper
Seagrave Model AC "buckboard" pumper at Fallkill Creek.

Phoenix Hose Company No. 1 Pumper
Seagrave Model AC "buckboard" pumper at Fallkill Creek.

Young America Hose Company No. 6
First automotive apparatus in the Hudson Valley, shown with committee that made the purchase. A white combination hose & chemical.

Young America Hose Company
Horse drawn fire truck responding to an alarm from the lower Church Street Fire Station.