Chemical Company 6

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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Group of nine firefighters of Chemical Company No. 6 posing with their horse-drawn fire engine in front of their firehouse. Notes with photo indicate firehouse located at Elmwood and Fort, which would indicate Engine 7. Above photo does not match firehouse for Engine 7.

Chief of Department

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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Circa 1911.

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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Fire Chief’s Car in front of Engine 1-2, Wayne and Larned.

Engine Company 2

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Image Source: Courtesy of the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library. Link

Description: Old no.2 Engine Co. in front of old session rooms on east side of Woodward Ave. about 1849.

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Image Source: Detroit Historic Society. Link

Description: Steam Fire engine No. 2, placed in service January 7, 1861. Circa 1890.