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Catalog Number 2016.013.004
Collection Chattanooga Fire Department Collection
Description Black, cloth bound book titled "History of the Chattanooga Fire Department." Published by the Firemen's Benevolent Society of Chattanooga in 1897. 46 pages. Many ads of local businesses. Printed by the Williams Publishing & Electric Co., Cleveland, Ohio.

Page 3 - Introduction
Page 5 - Photo and bio of Fire Chief Thomas A. Milligan
Page 7 - Names and photos of Fire Committee
Page 9 - Photo of Chemical Engine and Truck No. 1
Page 11 - Photo of Engine Company No. 2 and Reel
Page 13 - Photo of Engine Company No. 2
Page 15 - Photo of Engine Company No. 3
Page 17 - Photo of Fountain Dedicated to Firemen Killed on Duty
Page 19 - Names & photos of firemen of Engine Company No. 1
Page 21 - Names & photos of firemen of Engine Company No. 2
Page 23 - Names & photos of firemen of Engine Company No. 3
Page 25 - 1871 Public Petition to form a volunteer fire dept, with signers
Page 27 - Names & photos of Chemical Company
Page 29 - Articles 4 and 5 of the By-Laws of Lookout Volunteer Fire Company, 1871
Page 31 - "Our Dead Heroes," names and photos of the fallen
Page 33 - Chemical and Truck Company No. 1 roster and biographies
Page 35 - Names and photos of more firemen
Page 37 - Engine Company No. 1 roster and biographies
Page 39 - Engine Company No. 2 roster and biographies
Page 41 - Engine Company No. 3 roster and biographies
Page 43 - Officers of the Firemen's Benevolent Association
Page 45 - Fire Alarm Telegraph info and locations
Page 46 - The Burning of the Richardson Building, April 3, 1897. S. M. Patton and Boyd Ewing were killed.
Date 1897
Extent of Description 11.00" x 8.00"
Accession number 2016.013