Frank Seymour Firefighting Ephemera Collection, 1852-1957
.3 cu. ft. : 2 boxes
Prints, articles, illustrations from books and magazines, postcards, and other ephemera relating to firefighting and fires in American history. The emphasis is on large urban fires and industrial fires in the northeastern United States. A few illustrations of fires on ships are also included.
Frank Seymour Firefighting Ephemera Collection, 1852-1957, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Ships-- Fires and fire prevention
2011.3047 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves