New PDF release: Cape Cod Firefighting (Images of America)

By Britton W. Crosby

ISBN-10: 073851182X

ISBN-13: 9780738511825

ISBN-10: 1531607802

ISBN-13: 9781531607807

From the founding of its first fireplace division in Provincetown in 1836, Cape Cod has had an exhilarating and detailed firefighting history-as informed in Cape Cod Firefighting. infrequent and lately came across images depict the various area's biggest fires, in addition to its many inventions, from Provincetown's first Hunneman hand pumper, referred to as the "George Washington," to the comb breakers uniquely designed to reply to the Cape's devastating wooded area fires. Cape Cod fireplace departments additionally constructed rescue squads that finally developed into the 1st emergency scientific carrier procedure in Massachusetts to exploit paramedics. the pictures in Cape Cod Firefighting supply a tribute to the folks and occasions that experience formed Cape Cod's hearth rescue service.

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