Virginia Beach Fire Station #11 Ladder Truck , a photo by Tobyotter on Flickr. Via Flickr: We had parked on the 5Th floor of the parking lot and had to take the stairs down because the elevator was not working. On the way down the stairs we were passed by fireman comingup. Turns out that the elevator was stuck and people were stuck in it.
New York firefighters host Soldiers for Army Birthday lunch , a photo by The U.S. Army on Flickr. Via Flickr: Soldiers from 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment join New York firefighters from Engine 326, Ladder 160, Battalion 53 "Road Warriors " out of Queens for lunch June 12 to show appreciation to one another for the sacrifices each other makes answering the call of duty.
Scouting by horseback , a photo by Gila Forest on Flickr. Via Flickr: Alan Sinclair scouts the Wilderness for locations to put crews and dig containment lines between Middle Fork and East Fork. Scouting by air on the southeast portion of the fire was limited due to the amount of smoke covering the area. Credit US Forest Service Gila National Forest
North Charleston Fire Department's new Heavy Rescue , a photo by North Charleston on Flickr. Via Flickr: North Charleston Fire Department's new Heavy Rescue built by Pierce Manufacturing in Appleton, WI on the Arrow XT chassis.
"C" shift firefighters at three-alarm building fire at Voss & Bergoyne District 69 , a photo by D Services on Flickr. Via Flickr: Captain Wayne Rains and another "C" shift firefighter in full gear on a ladder at a three-alarm building fire at Voss and Bergyone, District 69. This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. "
Firefighter with firefighting equipment (c. 1921) , a photo by D Services on Flickr. Via Flickr: The Central Fire Station in Houston was located at the corner of Texas Avenue and San Jacinto Street. An unidentified fireman in uniform stands at the front of a motorized hook and ladder truck. Two unidentified men are standing out on a balcony of the fire station. Horses were retired as pulling power by 1924. George Fuermann "Texas and Houston" Collection, 1836-2001 archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&... This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. "