Water Tower No. 1 Test

Collection:
Steve B. Campbell Atlanta Fire Department Photographs, 1882-1972
Title:
Water Tower No. 1 Test
Publisher:
Steve B. Campbell Atlanta Fire Department Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1930
Subject:
Fire fighters--Georgia--Atlanta
Fire engines--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Dept.
Water towers--Georgia--Atlanta
Fire extinction--Equipment and supplies
Fire hose
Men--Georgia--Atlanta
Fire departments--Uniforms
Trees--Georgia--Atlanta
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Gordon Street, 33.753585, -84.307311
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Westwood Avenue, 33.73862, -84.444921
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of the Atlanta Fire Department testing the Water tower before being returned to service, at the corner of South Gordon Street and Westwood Avenue in Atlanta, Georgia.
The City of Atlanta Fire department was established in 1848 with volunteer firefighters. The last volunteer fire chiefs were elected in 1882. The Atlanta Fire Department continues service today with the mission to "To prevent or mitigate harm to life, property and the environment. "
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/CamFire/id/84
Rights Holder:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Additional Rights Information:
Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: MSS 587, Steve B. Campbell Papers, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center
Extent:
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 14 in., Atlanta History Center
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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