FDNY Chief Officers and fire alarm system video

Title

FDNY Chief Officers and fire alarm system video

Subject

New York City Fire Department
Videos

Description

Silent film from the 20s showing the various officers of the New York Fire Department. They do this by filming the various firemen walking down the street. Most significant part begins around the 7:00 minute mark with a demonstration of the fire alarm system from the 1920s era.

Source

Stillman Fires Collection

Date

1920?

Rights

Public domain

Format

mpeg2

Type

video

Coverage

192?; New York City

Files

Collection

Citation

“FDNY Chief Officers and fire alarm system video,” Fire Files Digital Library, accessed June 27, 2017, http://fire.omeka.net/items/show/643.