Ventura Fire Department on Parade Float

Image

Ventura Fire Department on Parade Float

Title

Ventura Fire Department on Parade Float

Identifier

411

Description

Members of the Ventura Fire Department stand on a decorated horse drawn wagon. Most likely they are ready for the Ventura Street Fair in 1901. Wagon and horses are decorated with US flags and feathers.

Some of the fire fighters are named, but not necessarily identified. They are:
John Nichol (?)
Tom Maquire
H. O. De La Guerra
Adam Rodriguez (driver)
Bert Johnson
Tom Crawford

Creator

Unknown

Date

1901

Format

27.5 x 22.5 cm
Black and white photograph

Subject

Ventura Fire Department
Fire fighters
Parade floats

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Ventura Fire Department on Parade Float,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed February 6, 2023, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/5807.