LaFrance Fire Truck


LaFrance Fire Truck


A photo of a LaFrance Fire Truck, belonging to the City of Dickinson, and the firemen ridding in/on the truck are wearing their uniforms. The truck was part of a parade. 2 of the firemen are smoking cigars. On the hood of the truck, in either copper or brass, are the words Dickinson, F. D., No. The number cannot be clearly read. On the side of the fire truck fire extinguishers and a fire ladder can be seen. There is a U.S. flag on top of the truck. The Coca-Cola sign with the words Bottling Co. was the Dickinson Bottling Co., which was located at 200 W. Villard St. A sign on a building reads Circus. People can be seen watching the parade. There is a car being the behind the fire truck that has ribbons on it. Exact date unknown. Unidentified.


Osborn Studio


L.E. Osborn, Sr.


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jpg, tiff


black and white film





Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, Stark County, North Dakota

Original Format

black and white copy negative

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 5.75


200 W Villard St.


Dickinson, F. D., No. Coca-Cola, Bottling Co. Circus.

Cataloguer's Notes

No receipt. 1 glassine env with the words LaFrance Fire Truck, and the number 163. 1 CA neg env with the words Fire Truck - LaFrance on parade, and the number 163.

Physical Location

Osborn Copy Negatives Box. Photo Storage.

Ordering Info


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Osborn Studio, “LaFrance Fire Truck,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed June 16, 2024,