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Author Costello, Augustine E.
Call# TH9505.N5 C8
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Edition 1997
ISBN 1577150139 : 9781577
Number of images 0
Catalog Number REF 1001
Object Name Book
Physical Description xxii, 1112 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Published Date 1997
Published Place New York, NY
Publisher Knickerbocker Press
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Subjects New York (N.Y.). Fire Dept. --History.
Fires --New York (State) --New York --History.
New York (N.Y.) --Officials and employees.
Summary Chronological, Historical, Statistical, and Biographical Portraits of the Most Famous Firemen, and Sketches of Their Deeds of Self-Sacrifice and Intrepidity -- A Record of Gallant Achivements -- An Illustrated History of the Old Hand Engine of the Past and the Steam Engine of the Present -- Insurance, Its Beneficience and Importance -- Great Fires of the Metropolis for Two Centuries -- The Architectural Growth of the Empire City -- Mechanical Devices -- Fire Zouaves -- The Charitable Fund -- Memorable Target companies, Etc.
Title Our Firemen: The History of The New York Fire Department: From 1609 to 1887