Firemen - 1890s


Firemen - 1890s


A picture of the Dickinson Fire Department, with the members in uniform and split into three rows. The man in the middle is holding a fire hose nozzle across his lap. The uniform they're wearing includes shirts, ties, a suitcoat with two rows of buttons and hats with words that read Dickinson, F. D.. A dog is seen in the lower left part of the photo. Exact date and location unknown. Unidentified.


Osborn Studio

Date Created



L.E. Osborn, Sr.


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jpg, tiff


black and white Kodak film





Original Format

black and white copy negative

Physical Dimensions

1.5 x 1.5


Dickinson, F. D.

Cataloguer's Notes

Two envelopes and a note. The larger, glassine envelope gives a title for the set of pictures Coronet Band Firemen 1890s, a number (30) and a letter (F). The other envelope gives similar information (the same number and a slightly different title: Coronet Band and the words Fire Dept. Pomper have a line through them, in addition to an invoice number, a number for the negative (2), a studio number (4797) and an invoice number EF464646. There is also "246 Lawton" written on the side.

Physical Location

Osborn Copy Negatives Box. Photo Storage.

Ordering Info


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Osborn Studio, “Firemen - 1890s,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed June 16, 2024,