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Fire Hose Carriage, Media Fire Co. No 1, old

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Date: 1892 (circa)
Original post office, located at Plum and State, is on right. Highbarger & Lynch Furniture, "on State St. near Plum," on left. Modern prints in Photo Folder 7053, captioned by Frank Lees: “Media’s first fire house and first piece of fire equipment is…

Firemen boys

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5154.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1895-1900
Boys dressed in fireman hats in carriage behind a mule or donkey

Media Fire Co. engine

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8294.jpg
Date: 1902 (circa)
Engines is photographed on Jackson Street side of Media Ledger building at 2 W. Jackson St.

Media Fire Co. hook and ladder truck

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5006.jpg
Date: 1893-1895
Frank Lees caption: “Media’s first ladder wagon ca. 1895 shown in front of Way House, 11 W. State St., location of Media Office Supply.”

Media Fire Co. Hose Carriage

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8146.jpg
Date: 1901-10-02
Photographed on the State St side of the old Borough Hall, which housed the fire company on the first floor. A memorial portrait for William McKinley, recently assassinated, hangs in the doorway of the Media Free Library, which had space upstairs.…

Media Fire Co. wagon made by Media Carriage Co.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5255.jpg
Date: 1895-1900
Photographed outside the Media Carriage Co. building. See also AP-5796

Media Fire Co., parading in front of Charter House

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8150-1.jpg
Date: 1901-10-02
Firemen in uniform; onlookers include numerous children; Charter House willows in full leaf.

Media Fire Co., parading in front of Charter House

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8150-2.jpg
Date: 1901-10-02
Firemen in uniform; onlookers include numerous children; Charter House willows in full leaf.

Media Fire Co.. Fire house and two horse-drawn fire wagons in front

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8275.jpg
Date: 1902 (circa)
Photographed on the State St. ide of Borough Hall, which housed the fire company in the first floor.