This cabinet card features four uniformed firemen who are members of the fire department’s chemical brigade (#1). The fire fighter on the extreme right is holding a metal hose nozzle and his uniform indicates that he is a foreman of the brigade. The fireman on the far left sideis wearing a corsage and holding a cigar. A backstamp on this cabinet card indicates that the photographer is J.P.Kildahl of Dundee, Illinois. To view other photographs of firemen, click the Cabinet Card Gallery’s category of “Firemen and Policemen”.


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  1. This is an amazing piece!

    The Pink Flamingo

  2. The young gentleman seated in the front I believe is August Nolte. He is in a larger group photo in the book Dundee Township 1835-1985 pg. 335.

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