The Fire Houses of Charleston, South Carolina 1881 - 1943

Title

The Fire Houses of Charleston, South Carolina 1881 - 1943

Subject

Fire department history
Charleston, SC
South Carolina

Description

From the first Charleston settlement in 1670, fire has posed an ever present threat. For this reason, fire fighting took on an important role even in its earliest forms within the city. As firefighting techniques evolved so did the buildings used to house both the equipment and the men used for such a task. 185 pages. 85 mb file.

Creator

Moffatt, Rebecca

Publisher

Clemson University

Date

2011-05

Rights

Copyright retained by Clemson University

Format

application/pdf

Type

text

Coverage

1881 - 1943; Charleston, SC

Files

Citation

Moffatt, Rebecca, “The Fire Houses of Charleston, South Carolina 1881 - 1943,” Fire Files Digital Library, accessed July 20, 2017, http://fire.omeka.net/items/show/492.