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Title [Cromwell Engine and Hose Company]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Seehusen, Ernest
Date ca. 1906-1912
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print. Front view of the Cromwell Engine and Hose Company firehouse in Dongan Hills, Staten Island. The firehouse is a two-story building with a square tower at left, and two pairs of double doors on the ground floor. Sign over the doors: "CROMWELL ENGINE AND HOSE CO." The building is decorated with stars and stripes bunting and American flags. Handwritten inscription on reverse: "Seehusen."
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century, FDNY)
Print size 4.5 x 6.625
Earliest Date 1906
Latest Date 1912
Subjects Fire fighting
Fire stations

Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1468
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.