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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1898
Description Fire Department in action, June 16, 1898.

"Shows the old steamer at work. And the buildings on the south side of Massachusetts Avenue, Waltham Street, etc. R. Robinson block. Dr. Tilton's residence - since moved back, facing on Waltham Street. Dr. Holmes' residence. And the house (still standing) just below the Holmes house."
Object ID Worthen.slide159
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Holmes, Howland
Tilton, Josiah Odin
Search Terms Holmes (Howland) House, Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington Fire Department
Massachusetts Avenue
Waltham Street
Subjects Fire departments
Fire engines & equipment
Fire fighters
Fire fighting equipment
Groups of people
Steam
Steam engines
Storefronts
Title Fire Department in action, 1898
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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