Fire Prevention Parade, 1939

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Title

Fire Prevention Parade, 1939

Subject

Fire Department--Equipment and supplies
Fire prevention

Description

The Tuscaloosa Fire Department 1923 LaFrance pumper in a fire prevention parade on University Boulevard in 1939. Waddell Bailey was a firefighter who had died earlier that year.

In 1939, the Tuscaloosa Fire Department had 18 firefighters and 423 fire hydrants in the city.

Source

Union Furniture Company

Publisher

Union Furniture Company

Date

2003

Contributor

Betty Slowe (Description)

Type

Photograph

Identifier

1134

Coverage

Tuscaloosa (AL)

Original Format

Photograph