|Title||Fire engine, Bothell, 1935 |
|Caption||In 1911, two years after the city of Bothell was incorporated, a fire destroyed 10 businesses and other property. This prompted the organization of a volunteer fire department and in 1916, a motorized fire cart was added to battle flames for the city. |
This photo shows a fireman leaning over the engine of a pumper truck on a residential street. Attached to the truck is a hose filled with water.
|Notes||Sign on truck reads: Bothell Fire Dept.|
Handwritten on sleeve: TRUCKS, Fire.
Caption information source: HistoryLink.org, essay 4190.
Date photograph was filed by the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): October 12, 1935.
|Subjects||Fire engines--Washington (State)--Bothell|
Fire fighters--Washington (State)--Bothell
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Bothell |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.15128.1 |
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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 Photograph Collection |
|Physical Description||1 nitrate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 5. |