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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Memorial Fire Bell

Memorial Fire Bell

GRHC - 2007

The Memorial Fire Bell, mounted on a brick pedestal, is located on Pearl St. at the Public Museum of Grand Rapids which can be seen in the background. The plaque beneath the bell reads: "The Memorial Bell, First Tolled in 1878 as a Call to Action, The fire fighters of Grand Rapids Local 366 present this bell to the citizens of our community. Let it stand forever as a tribute to all fire fighters who have served and to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. May 7, 1995"


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TitleMemorial Fire Bell

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Location In PhotoGrand Rapids
CollectionGrand Rapids Historical Commission

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