Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
Cleveland fire department
The subject is the activities of a fire department that can be seen coming out of the fire engine house located across the street from the camera position. The action must have been a drill or rehearsal as the street is lined with people awaiting the arrival of the three pumpers, the two hook-and-ladder wagons, and the four personnel wagons that made up the...
Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Pawtucket Fire Department
Run of Pawtucket Fire Dept.
"A good film, photographed from a single-camera position, of the Fire Department of the city of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and its equipment. For the time, the apparatus was ultramodern"--Early motion pictures.
Armitage, F. S. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Annual parade, New York Fire Department
Dignitaries are shown as they alight from a horse-drawn brougham and enter the speaker's bleachers. Next, personnel of the New York Fire Department walk by the camera. One of every piece of fire-fighting equipment then used by the department passes.
Porter, Edwin S. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)