COVID-19 Updates: For the most up-to-date information on accessing our services learn more here.

Northern Hospital for the Insane's Fire Fighting Department | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Northern Hospital for the Insane's Fire Fighting Department

Northern Hospital for the Insane's Fire Fighting Department | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Group portrait of the Northern Hospital for the Insane's institutional fire fighting department posed outside the building. Horse-drawn transport cart and hose equipment and the departmental dog are included in the view.
DESCRIPTION
Group portrait of the Northern Hospital for the Insane's institutional fire fighting department posed outside the building. Horse-drawn transport cart and hose equipment and the departmental dog are included in the view.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:25624
Creation Date:circa 1893
Creator Name:Bennett, H. H. (Henry Hamilton), 1843-1908
City:Winnebago
County:Winnebago
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Lecher, Paul G. : Wisconsin state institutions photographs, 1893
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 1678
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
In 1870 a law was passed authorizing the creation of The Northern Hospital for the Insane, opening its doors to patients in 1873 for a total cost to the State of six hundred and twenty-five thousand dollars.
SUBJECTS
Dogs
Horses
Hats
Uniforms
Psychiatric hospitals
Men
Portraits, Group
Fire extinction
Fire fighters
Carriages and carts
Horse-drawn vehicles
Snow
Facades
Arches
Columns

How to Purchase a Copy

For Personal Use

For commercial or non-profit use, please contact Image Sales.

By clicking "BUY" you agree to our Terms of Use.

10-percent discount for Society Members.

Image-purchasing questions? Please Contact Us.

RIGHTS AND PERMISSIONS
This image is issued by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Collections Division. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied or distributed as a photograph, electronic file, or any other media. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member. The user is responsible for all issues of copyright. Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.
Reference Details
Location:Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin

How to View in Person

To view this image, visit the Archives Research Room on the 4th floor at the Society Headquarters building in Madison, WI. Print out this index page and present it to the librarian. Use the links below to plan your visit to the Society's Archives.

Checking Out Materials

Visual materials in the Archives do not circulate and must be viewed in the Society's Archives Research Room.

How to Cite

For the purposes of a bibliography entry or footnote, follow this model:

Wisconsin Historical Society Citation
Wisconsin Historical Society, Creator, Title, Image ID. Viewed online at (copy and paste image page link).
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research Citation
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research, Creator, Title, Image ID. Viewed online at (copy and paste image page link).

Have Questions?

Contact our Archives staff by email.