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First Motorized Fire Truck in Paris, 1918


Description
Creators:
Unknown, Photographer
Robinson, C.B.
, Depicted
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This 1918 photograph depicts the Paris Fire Department's first motorized fire truck, which was then brand-new. According to D.A. Smith, it is a Ford Model T truck. The man to the left is mayor C.B. Robinson, who was responsible for the purchase.

The signs on the building in the back read:
"BOSWORTH & CHURCHILL
GOODRICK TIRES"

This image was printed on page 130 of At the Forks of the Grand: Volume I by D. A. Smith.
Date of Original:
1918
Dimensions:
Width: 11.2 cm
Height: 7.8 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2009.0062.01, Page 58, Photo 2
Collection:
D.A. Smith Photograph Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Recommended Citation:
First Motorized Fire Truck in Paris, 1918, D.A. Smith Photograph Collection, 2009.0062.01, Page 58, Photo 2, Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use:
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society.”
Contact
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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First Motorized Fire Truck in Paris, 1918


This 1918 photograph depicts the Paris Fire Department's first motorized fire truck, which was then brand-new. According to D.A. Smith, it is a Ford Model T truck. The man to the left is mayor C.B. Robinson, who was responsible for the purchase.

The signs on the building in the back read:
"BOSWORTH & CHURCHILL
GOODRICK TIRES"

This image was printed on page 130 of At the Forks of the Grand: Volume I by D. A. Smith.