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    • Fire Department 12th St. and Curtis

    • Members of the Denver Fire Department put out a fire at 12th (Twelfth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A sign on the building reads: "Colorado Wood Bo[?]."
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    • 1941 June 25
    • Denver fire

    • Firemen climb on the roof of a stone house in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; a fire truck is in the street, and the City and County Building dome is in the background.
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    • 1940 April
    • Gates' fire

    • Denver firefighters use a hose to put out a fire at the Gates Rubber Company factory in Denver, Colorado. A ladder is nearby.
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    • 1940 June 16
    • Gates fire

    • Firemen stand by hoses and a ladder truck at a Gates Rubber Company factory fire in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [1940 June 16?]
    • Denver Firemen help conquer muscular dystrophy

    • Men pose in a fire truck with a poster: "Vote To End Muscular Dystrophy" as part of a fund drive. Firemen include Willie Simons, George Miroslavich, Robert Burke, Chief Franzinni and Frank Losasso. Gold leaf letters on the fire truck read: "No 1...
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    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Denver Fire Dept clown band

    • Firemen pose in costumes and hold trombones in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include top hats, face paint, duck feet, and a British officer's helmet. Characters are a flapper, Keystone Cop, and blackface. Bass drum reads: "Denver Fire Department."
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    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Fire Dept clown band

    • Firemen pose in costume with musical instruments in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include top hats and face paint. Characters are a flapper, a cook, blackface, Pierrot, a convict, and a Keystone Cop. Instruments include: trombones, saxophones,...
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    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Life saving squad

    • Men conduct water lifesaving exercises by Smith Lake in Washington Park, Denver, Colorado; they are (L to R) William Wagner, W. J. O'Neill, J. G. Treckman, Captain D. E. Griffit, and Charles Nagel (in underwater diving gear). Letters on equipment...
    • Lindevall, Oscar E.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Fire Department - demonstrations

    • Firemen conduct a night exercise at a Denver Dry Goods Company warehouse at 12th (Twelfth) and Wazee Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The warehouse is a brick building with arched windows and a loading dock. Ladder trucks...
    • Lindevall, Oscar E.
    • [1944 June 6]
    • Leo Derring, Co. 16

    • Fireman Leo Derring repairs a child's toy car for charity in Denver, Colorado. Shop interior includes a drill press.
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    • 1940
    • Denver Fire Department, charitable work

    • A fireman stands next to a truck and holds a basket of toys in Denver, Colorado. A sign on the truck reads: "Denver Fire Dept. ? Denver Santa Claus ? call MAin4173 for Pickup."
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    • 1940 December
    • Firemen's Christmas toy project

    • Fireman George R. Schaeffer works on a tricycle in Denver, Colorado; a vise and lunch box are on the work bench.
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    • 1940
    • Demonstration

    • A firefighter sprays fire retardant at flames in Denver, Colorado; people are behind the smoke.
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    • 1940
    • Demonstration

    • A fireman sprays fire retardant at flames in Denver, Colorado. People watch by a truck; one man wears Dehner boots and a Mountie hat.
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    • 1940
    • Firemen at work

    • Firemen climb ladders on the side of a brick building in Denver, Colorado; smoke and boxes come out of a window, and crates are in a pile on the ground. A dome and wrought iron gate are in the background.
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    • 1941

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