|Title||Firemen demonstrating emergency first aid, Burien, 1948 |
|Caption||A few days before July 4, 1948, the volunteer firemen at the King County Fire District 2, Station 2, in Burien, held a first aid drill to test their preparedness for dealing with car accidents over the holiday. Evelyn Morrison, the station's first aid instructor, played an accident victim with an injured leg.|
In this July 1948 photo, taken during the Burien fire station's first aid drill, Mrs. Morrison lies on a blanket with a splint on her right leg. State Patrolman Don Draper and Assistant Chief Dick Wilson (l. to r.) squat and hold her foot; Fire Captain Bob Blackstock and volunteer fireman Max Sayre (r.) look on.
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: Don Draper - Dick Wilson - Bob Blackstock - Max Sayre - Mrs. Evelyn Morrison.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Red Cross - Seattle (Emergency 1st aid), with Don Draper, Dick Wilson, Bob Blackstock, Max Sayre, Mrs. Evelyn Morrison.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): July 2, 1948.
|Subjects||First aid--Washington (State)--Burien; Emergency medical services--Washington (State)--Burien; Fire stations--Washington (State)--Burien; Fire fighters--Washington (State)--Burien; Law enforcement officers--Washington (State)--Burien; Fire engines & equipment--Washington (State)--Burien; Automobiles--Washington (State)--Burien |
|Personal Names||Blackstock, Bob|
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Burien |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI23650 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 safety film negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 600 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |