Conflagration

Title

Conflagration

Subject

Great Chelsea Fire 1973

Description

Shows the efforts of 700 firefighters as they attempt to extinguish a large fire in Chelsea, MA on October 14th, 1973. This Defense Civil Preparedness Agency film documents the work of firemen from 69 surrounding communities as an example of the cooperative tradition of firefighting.

Creator

Defense Civil Preparedness Agency

Publisher

Defense Civil Preparedness Agency

Date

1974

Rights

Public domain

Format

mpeg2

Type

video

Coverage

Chelsea, Massachusetts; 1973-09-14

Collection

Citation

Defense Civil Preparedness Agency, “Conflagration,” Fire Files Digital Library, accessed September 27, 2020, https://fire.omeka.net/items/show/624.