Fire Prevention Day Parade


Fire Prevention Day Parade


A line of trucks in front of Mandan Mercantile Co. for a Fire Prevention Day parade. Dickinson Firemen and volunteers and Fire Department Hose Carts/trucks, and pumper. Behind the 1st cart/truck is a horse drawn pumper,. The 2nd cart/truck is pulling a ladder wagon. Next is a ladder truck, and finally is a truck with a pumper on it. Some men are dressed in coats and hats or men are dressed in Firemen's uniforms and hats. On the 1st truck a blanked covers part of the radiator. The 1st and 2nd trucks have chains on the rear wheels. Behind the last vehicle is a wood building with a sign that reads Mandan Mercantile Co. Building Material. A sign on the left side reads Crown. People stand on both sides watching the Firemen. Snow covers the ground. Exact date and location unknown. Unidentified. Written on the back in the upper left corner is, "A-330-88" and on the right side, "NO NEG / #160A." There is an oval stamp in the center. Printed inside the oval is, "OSBORN'S / DAILY FILM SERVICE / DICKINSON, N. DAK."




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jpg, tiff


black and white photographic print



Spatial Coverage

Dickinson, ND


Osborn, Lawton E. Sr.

Rights Holder

Copyright Southwestern North Dakota Museum Foundation and Dickinson Museum Center

Original Format

Photographic prints

Physical Dimensions

5.25" x 7.25"

Cataloguer's Notes

Title created by Dickinson Museum Center.
No receipt. 1 glassine with the words Fire Dept. Hose Carts, Hose Carts, Pumper, Prevention Parade and the numbers 75 and 160. 1 Meisel neg envelope with the words Firemen Day Parade and the number 160.

Physical Location

Osborn Album #3

Ordering Info ?


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Osborn, “Fire Prevention Day Parade,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed July 14, 2024,