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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Hose Cart No. 5, 2nd View

Hose Cart No. 5, 2nd View


Seven fire fighters from Hose Co. No. 5 stand with the Oldsmobile Hose Cart in front of Engine House No. 5. The vehicle was the first motorized fire apparatus in the Grand Rapids Fire Department.


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TitleHose Cart No. 5, 2nd View

Thank you to retired Captain Robert Imhoff, of the Grand Rapids Fire Department, for sharing the photo with us. The crew in this photograph is mostly different than the crew pictured in the related photo of the Hose Cart No. 5. 

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids MI
CollectionRobert Imhoff

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