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Wm. Ewig Co. Letterhead

Wm. Ewig Co. Letterhead
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Title: Wm. Ewig Co. Letterhead
Description: Letterhead of the Wm. Ewig Company, an insurance company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with full-color depictions of a scene with three traffic accidents involving a pedestrian pinned down by a streetcar, a head-on collision between two automobiles, and a pedestrian struck by an automobile; and another scene of a blazing fire with billowing smoke clouds being fought by a hook and ladder company and other fire fighters racing to the rescue. A spray of water separates the two scenes.

Image ID: 88678
City, State: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Letterhead Collection, 1850s-1975
Genre: Print
Subjects: Assistance in emergencies
Cities and towns
Fire engines
Fire extinction
Fire fighters
Automobile driving
City traffic
Traffic accidents
Traffic accidents

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