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A large crowd is on the street surrounding the burning building.  Fire fighters are struggling with horses pulling the fire engine, and on the left a group of fire fighters have a sheet to catch falling people.  The power lines are broken and burning.
DESCRIPTION
A large crowd is on the street surrounding the burning building. Fire fighters are struggling with horses pulling the fire engine, and on the left a group of fire fighters have a sheet to catch falling people. The power lines are broken and burning.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:54278
Creation Date:January 09 1883
Creator Name:Harper's Weekly
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Place File*
Genre:Print
Original Format Type:prints, fine-art
Original Format Number:PF Milwaukee.432
Original Dimensions:4.5 x 6 inches
SUBJECTS
Horses
Protective clothing
Fires
Cities and towns
Children and adults
Crowds
Fire fighters
Horse-drawn vehicles
Fire extinction
Electric power

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