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Catalog Number 1943.420.011
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photograph (and one copy, 1943.420.012). Sepia-toned photo showing firemen fighting a building fire. A spectator can be seen walking on snow-covered ground in the foreground. In the background, several groups of firemen are monitoring three water jets that are being directed onto an ice-covered multi-story building. (This photo is one of eight photos that were identified as the "Malt House Fire" at "Grand River & Railroad.")
Date c. 1930
Print size 2.875" x 4.5"
Collection Fire Department
Search Terms Firemen
Detroit Fire Department
Building Fires
American Malting Works