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Source:   New York City -- fire department -- 1899 & earlier


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First wagon for carrying covers.

Image ID: 1600676

First wagon for carrying covers. (1887)

Image Details

Image Title

:  First wagon for carrying covers.

Published Date

: 1887

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 13.7 x 13 cm.

Notes

: Salvage covers were used at the scene of a fire to protect property from water and smoke damage.

Original Source

: From Our firemen : a history of New York Fire Department. (New York : A. Costello, 1887) Costello, Augustine E., Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- fire department -- 1899 & earlier

Source Description

: 3 folders (115 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Fir-18

Digital ID

: 1600676

Record ID

: 1090515

Digital Item Published

: 10-26-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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