Engine Company 9

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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Sepia-toned photograph of Detroit Engine Company No. 9 exiting a fire station with a horse-drawn Amoskeag steam engine. A team of three horses pull the equipment, driven by a fireman, a second fireman is seated beside him, while a third fireman is standing on the rear of the engine behind the water tank.

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Image Source: Detroit Historical Society. Link

Description: Sepia-toned gelatin silver photo of five firemen, a horse-drawn hose wagon, and a horse-drawn steam fire engine as they are leaving the fire station. The group is Steam Engine Company No. 9 and the number, ”9,” can be seen on the side of the hose wagon just below the driver’s seat.

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