Download e-book for kindle: Schuylkill County Firefighting (Images of America) by Michael R. Glore,Michael J. Kitsock

By Michael R. Glore,Michael J. Kitsock

ISBN-10: 0738573078

ISBN-13: 9780738573076

ISBN-10: 1531647979

ISBN-13: 9781531647971

From the inception of the Friendship Hose corporation No. 1 of Orwigsburg in 1820 to the association of the West Penn fireplace corporation No. 1 in 1999, greater than one hundred thirty volunteer fireplace businesses have served Schuylkill County. This proud culture of volunteer carrier for the safety of fellow guy keeps robust to this present day as ratings of volunteer firefighters proceed to serve their groups. utilizing the documents of the Schuylkill County historic Society, Schuylkill old fireplace Society, and lots of hearth businesses and members, Schuylkill County Firefighting captures in its photos the daunting demanding situations confronted via generations of Schuylkill firefighters. Block-burning conflagrations, lethal explosions, and anxious rescues display the heroic battles confronted through the years via those committed public servants.

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