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Horse-Drawn Fire Wagon

Horse-Drawn Fire Wagon | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Horse-drawn fire wagon going down a cobblestone street in Milwaukee. The fact that automobiles also appear in the picture suggest that the transition to motor-driven emergency vehicles did not immediately follow the introduction of passenger cars.
DESCRIPTION
Horse-drawn fire wagon going down a cobblestone street in Milwaukee. The fact that automobiles also appear in the picture suggest that the transition to motor-driven emergency vehicles did not immediately follow the introduction of passenger cars.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:1950
Creation Date: 1910
Creator Name:Taylor, J. Robert
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Taylor, J. Robert, 1876-1959 : J. Robert Taylor photographs, 1898-1930
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(T35)1
Original Dimensions:4 x 5 inches
SUBJECTS
Horses
Protective clothing
Cities and towns
Land use, Urban
Fire fighters
Signs and signboards
Automobiles
Fire engines
Horse-drawn vehicles
Roads
Wagons
Outdoor photography
Commercial buildings
Brickwork

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