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Mount Airy Fire Department

History of the Mount Airy Fire Department, including rosters, receipts and invoices, meeting minutes, accounts of fires attended and department by-laws. Earliest records are from 1904.

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Receipt Book-1925 (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Receipt book showing who was in "attendance" at fires.

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Record Book- 1914-1916 (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Leather bound record book with minutes of meetings from 1914-1916. Ledger of goods purchased from local companies. Pages are watermarked Manhattan Ledger". Book has 288 pages total but most are blank. NOTE- Blank pages are not included. Ledger also…

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1904-1919; First Book of MAFD (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Earlist known book recording the activities of the Mount Airy Fire Department. Includes lists of department members and their attendance at meetings, receipts for department expenses, and records of how many fires were reported and fought, and…

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April 5, 1921 Till Jan 6, 1927- Alarm Journal (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Ledger book from the Mount Airy Fire Department, listing details of fire alarms and department response, from April 5, 1921 until January 6, 1927. Includes information on time of alarm, type of structure, cause of fire, names of firefighters…

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1920-1925 Ledger (Mount Airy Fire Department)

A ledger from the years 1920-1925 that includes a list of the members of the Mount Airy Fire Department, minutes of their monthly meetings, and a list of the fire alarms that they responded to. Also included at the end of the file are loose receipts…

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July 6, 1927 Till Aug 19, 1931 Alarm Journal (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Ledger book listing the fire alarms that the Mount Airy Fire Department responded to from July 6, 1927 until August 19, 1931. Records list the location, type of structure, response time, and possible cause of fire as well as the names of the…

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1990s photograph

Firemen from the Mount Airy Fire Department

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1994 photograph

Members of the Mount Airy Fire Department

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1914 photograph

Mt. Airy Fire Wagon pulled by Reuben the Fire Horse in the 1914 Fourth of July parade with members of the Mount Airy Hose Company in the wagon.

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1970-71 photograph

members of the Mount Airy Fire Department

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1910-1915 photograph

"Old Reuben" the fire horse and the first fire wagon

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Mount Airy Fire Department December 1917 photograph

unloading the first fire truck, 1917 American LaFrance, First National Bank in background

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1917 photograph

Unloading from a train, the Mount Airy's first fire truck, a 1917 American.

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1946 photograph

3 fire trucks at old City Hall on Moore Avenue, firemen

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1946 photograph

Fire Commissioner's Official car

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1917 photograph

Mt. Airy Firemen standing in front of the new 1917 fire engine. This is in front of Leonard Jewelers

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1976 photograph

Mount Airy's first firetruck, 1917 American LaFrance, in a Charlotte junkyard.

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1976 photograph

Mount Airy's first firetruck, 1918 American LaFrance, in a Charlotte junkyard.

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1976 photograph

Mount Airy's first firetruck, 1918 American LaFrance, in a Charlotte junkyard.

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Mount Airy Fire Department mid 1900s photograph

inside the fire station, 6 men
far left - Ed Brannock
2nd from left - James Everett
Far right - Hylton Wright

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Mount Airy Fire Department pre 1946 photograph

Mount Airy Fire Department car, 2 Mt. Airy Firetrucks, Firemen dresses in uniforms and suits. Photo taken in front of fire and police departments, note unpaved road

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Mount Airy Fire Department 1950 photograph

The Mt. Airy Firehouse is one of the unique and truly democratic institutions of Northwest Carolina. The old whittling, spitting and lying bench has been taken indoors, and the firehouse serves Mt. Airy as a very informal but important town hall.

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Sep. 22, 1931 till Jan 10, 1934- Alarm Journal (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Ledger book from the Mount Airy Fire Department, listing details of fire alarms and department response, from September 22, 1931 to January 10, 1934. Includes information on time of alarm, type of structure, cause of fire, names of firefighters…

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Jan. 10, 1934 Till Oct. 27, 1936- Alarm Journal (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Ledger book from the Mount Airy Fire Department, listing details of fire alarms and department response, from January 10, 1934 to October 27, 1936. Includes information on time of alarm, type of structure, cause of fire, names of firefighters…

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July 18, 1940 Till Nov 17, 1943- Alarm Journal (Mount Airy Fire Department)

Ledger book from the Mount Airy Fire Department, listing details of fire alarms and department response, from July 18, 1940 to November 17, 1943. Includes information on time of alarm, type of structure, cause of fire, names of firefighters…

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Proposal for Furnishing Fire Apparatus

Proposal for Furnishing Fire Apparatus from the American LaFrance Fire Engine Company, Inc. to the Town of Mount Airy, dated July 12, 1917

TITLE

Mount Airy Fire Department

SUBJECT

Surry County (N.C.)

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Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

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