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Berlin Fire Department members

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1874
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white outdoor group photograph of members of the Berlin Fire Department (later known as the Kitchener Fire Department), in uniforms. Five men are seated in the front row and ten men are standing behind them.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003050
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
14 cm (W) X 8.6 cm (H)
14 cm (W) X 8.6 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
1874
Date of Publication
1874
Scope and Content
A black and white outdoor group photograph of members of the Berlin Fire Department (later known as the Kitchener Fire Department), in uniforms. Five men are seated in the front row and ten men are standing behind them.
Storage Location
PB4
Name Access
Berlin Fire Department
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Fire fighters
Group portraits
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
This photo is in fair condition. there are thumb-tack holes on the image and some cracking and scratches. The print is mounted on heavy cardboard backing with the corners bevelled off.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Berlin Fire Department members and fire hall

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[1910]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white outdoor group photograph of members of the Berlin Fire Department (later known as the Kitchener Fire Department) in front of the fire hall. Some members are sitting or standing in two horse-drawn wagons, while others are sitting or standing in two automobiles. One man is standing …
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003051
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
16 cm (W) X 11.4 cm (H)
16 cm (W) X 11.4 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[1910]
Date of Publication
1910
Scope and Content
A black and white outdoor group photograph of members of the Berlin Fire Department (later known as the Kitchener Fire Department) in front of the fire hall. Some members are sitting or standing in two horse-drawn wagons, while others are sitting or standing in two automobiles. One man is standing by the entrance to the fire hall.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Berlin Fire Department
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Automobiles
Fire stations
Group portraits
Fire Wagons
Horse drawn wagon
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The Berlin fire hall was located on Frederick Street between Duke and King Streets, in Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario. This photograph is in poor condition. There are thumb-tack holes and the surface is cracked and scratched.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Berlin Fire Department Rescue Number 1 members

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1884
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait photograph on cardboard backing of 13 members of the Berlin Fire Department, Rescue Number (No.) 1 crew. Six men are seen standing in the backrow, five are seated on a settee (the man in the middle is wearing a badge), two are sitting on the floor in front - a sign b…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003047
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
18.3 cm (W) X 15.4 cm (H)
19.3 cm (W) X 16.3 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1884
Date of Publication
1884
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait photograph on cardboard backing of 13 members of the Berlin Fire Department, Rescue Number (No.) 1 crew. Six men are seen standing in the backrow, five are seated on a settee (the man in the middle is wearing a badge), two are sitting on the floor in front - a sign between them reads "Rescue No. 1, Berlin." Most of the men are sporting impressive mustaches. A portrait of a vintage fire engine is hung on the back wall.
Storage Location
PB11
Name Access
Dickman, Isaac
Boettger, Daniel
Badke, Fern
Karn, John
Huck, George
Scharlach, Dennis
Uhrig, Jacob
Scharlach, Jacob
Cook, Jacob
Hertel, August
Dengis, Adam
Berlin Fire Department
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Fire fighters
Fire stations
Group portraits
Mustaches
Portrait photographs
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The following individuals have been identified - Back row, left to right: Isaac Dickman, Daniel Boettger, Fern Badke, John Karn, [unidentified], [unidentified] Middle row, left to right: George Huck, Dennis Scharlach, Jacob Uhrig, Jacob Scharlach, Jacob Cook Front, left to right: August Hertel, Adam Dengis. See also (local identifier): P003049 This photograph is part of the Kitchener Fire Department Collection. This photograph is in fair condition: thumb tack holes, torn corners.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Berlin Fire Department testing new pump at St. Paul's Church

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1873
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white print, on heavy cardboard, of fire fighters testing a new pump at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Queen Street South, Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario. Two horse-drawn fire wagons and a numerous spectators can be seen in the picture. The firefighters are pumping water from Victoria Par…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003045
Material Details
Prints
Physical Description
15.9 cm (W) X 11.3 cm (H)
15.9 cm (W) X 11.3 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1873
Date of Publication
1873
Scope and Content
A black and white print, on heavy cardboard, of fire fighters testing a new pump at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Queen Street South, Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario. Two horse-drawn fire wagons and a numerous spectators can be seen in the picture. The firefighters are pumping water from Victoria Park and shooting a stream of water over the spire of St. Paul's Church.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Berlin Fire Department
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Churches
Fire engines & equipment
Fire fighters
Churches - Lutheran
Fire Wagons
Horse drawn wagon
Fire pumps
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Mistakenly labelled "St. Peter's" and "church fire, 1900s" on the back of photo. Date of image based in newspaper clipping appearing on page 256 of Hannes Schneider book. The water was pumped from the lake in Victoria Park. This photo is in poor condition. There are thumb-tack holes and worn corners on the image.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Fire hall, Berlin, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[1910]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white postcard print, on heavy cardboard, of the exterior of the Berlin Fire Hall on Frederick Street. Four figures can be seen: one on horseback, one on top of the bell tower and two standing by the entrance. There is a Valentine & Sons postcard number in the lower left-hand corner wh…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003046
Material Details
Postcards
Prints
Physical Description
10.2 cm (W) X 16 cm (H)
10.2 cm (W) X 16 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[1910]
Publisher
Valentine & Sons Publishing Co., Ltd.
Date of Publication
1910
Scope and Content
A black and white postcard print, on heavy cardboard, of the exterior of the Berlin Fire Hall on Frederick Street. Four figures can be seen: one on horseback, one on top of the bell tower and two standing by the entrance. There is a Valentine & Sons postcard number in the lower left-hand corner which is indecipherable.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Berlin Fire Department
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Fire fighters
Fire stations
Postcards
Towers
Fire Halls
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The Berlin Fire Hall was located at 22 Frederick Street between Duke and King Streets, in Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario. This postcard print is in poor condition. There are thumb-tack holes and the print is rippled and cracked, with some tears and spotting.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Kitchener Fire Department

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
Summer 1922
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white panoramic photograph of the Kitchener Fire Department members and equipment in front of the Frederick Street firehall in 1922. Date is based on the 1922 license plates on the vehicles.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003076
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
37.5 cm (W) X 14.5 cm (H)
37.5 cm (W) X 14.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
Summer 1922
Date of Publication
1922
Scope and Content
A black and white panoramic photograph of the Kitchener Fire Department members and equipment in front of the Frederick Street firehall in 1922. Date is based on the 1922 license plates on the vehicles.
Storage Location
PB10
Name Access
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Fire engines & equipment
Fire fighters
Fire stations
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The image is mounted on a heavy cardboard backing and is in fair condition with a few thumbtack holes and some scratched areas.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Kitchener Fire Department

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1922
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white outdoor group photograph of the members of the Kitchener Fire Department in uniform in front of fire hall.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003048
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
19.9 cm (W) X 15 cm (H)
19.9 cm (W) X 15 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
1922
Date of Publication
1922
Scope and Content
Black and white outdoor group photograph of the members of the Kitchener Fire Department in uniform in front of fire hall.
Storage Location
PB3
Name Access
Scharlach, J.
Graber, C
Miller, R.
Degen, S.
Bailey, S.
Bush, F.
Diestlemeyer, G.
Howald, T.
Meinzinger, J.
Szember, J.
Wilson, E.
Schmidte, A.
Robinson, T.
Manning, F.
Radke, O.
Schnarr, J.
Karn P.
Alles, H.
Guerin, Harry, Chief
Boettger, Assistant Chief
Rathman, Captain
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Fire fighters
Group portraits
Fire Halls
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The men in the photograph are identified as follows: Back row, left to right: J. Scharlach, C. Graber, R. Miller, S. Degen, S. Bailey, F. Bush, G. Diestlemeyer, T. Howald, J. Meinzinger. Front row, left to right: A/C [Daniel?] Boettger, Capt. [Hugo?] Rathman, J. Szember, E. Wilson, A. Schmidte, T. Robinson, F. Manning, O. Radke, J. Schnarr, P. Karn, H. Alles, Chief Harry Guerin. The image is mounted on a heavy cardboard backing and is in fair condition with a few thumbtack holes,some fading, and dog-eared corners.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Kitchener Fire Department Headquarters

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1960 and 1965]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph on cardboard backing of the exterior of the Kitchener Fire Department's headquarters at 150 Highland Road West, Kitchener, Ontario. Two fire engines and a fire truck are parked in the driveway in front of the building, as well as a vehicle marked "K.F.D. Rescue Unit", an…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003056
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
15 cm (W) X 8.7 cm (H)
15 cm (W) X 9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1960 and 1965]
Date of Publication
1963
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph on cardboard backing of the exterior of the Kitchener Fire Department's headquarters at 150 Highland Road West, Kitchener, Ontario. Two fire engines and a fire truck are parked in the driveway in front of the building, as well as a vehicle marked "K.F.D. Rescue Unit", and three cars.
Storage Location
PB4
Name Access
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Buildings
Fire engines & equipment
Fire stations
Fire Station (Kitchener, Ont.)
Fire Halls
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
This photograph is in fair condition; it has several thumb-tack holes, and some buckling. This image is part of the Kitchener Fire Department Collection.
Copyright Status
Copyrighted: Protected by copyright. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user
Copright Date
1960
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Kitchener Fire Department members

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[1942]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white group photograph of the members of the Kitchener Fire Department posing in front of a fire hall. All are in uniform except for the unidentified man on the left who is wearing a suit. The following individuals have been identified: (front row, left to right): Fred Manning, Sylves…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003053
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
16.2 cm (W) X 10.9 cm (H)
16.2 cm (W) X 10.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[1942]
Date of Publication
1942
Scope and Content
A black and white group photograph of the members of the Kitchener Fire Department posing in front of a fire hall. All are in uniform except for the unidentified man on the left who is wearing a suit. The following individuals have been identified: (front row, left to right): Fred Manning, Sylvester Hoffman, [unidentified], E. Schaefer, and Ken Putnam; (back row, left to right): [unidentified], Dan McMeyler, Jim Bissett, Walter Scharlach, Herb Zettel, and Clayton Baulk.
Storage Location
PB3
Name Access
McMeyler, Dan
Bissett, Jim
Scharlach, Walter
Zettel, Herb
Baulk, Clayton
Manning, Fred
Hoffman, Sylvester
Schaeffer, E.
Putnam, Ken
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Fire fighters
Fire stations
Group portraits
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
This photo is in poor condition. There are thumb-tack holes, spotting, cracked corners, and wear showing on the image.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Kitchener Fire Station Number 2

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1960 and 1965]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph on cardboard backing of the exterior of Kitchener Fire Station Number 2, located on Guelph Street, in Kitchener, Ontario. Two fire trucks can be seen parked in the driveway in front of the building. A snow drift is visible in the foreground. The phrase "Fire Station No.…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P003057
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
15 cm (W) X 8.7 cm (H)
15 cm (W) X 9.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1960 and 1965]
Date of Publication
1963
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph on cardboard backing of the exterior of Kitchener Fire Station Number 2, located on Guelph Street, in Kitchener, Ontario. Two fire trucks can be seen parked in the driveway in front of the building. A snow drift is visible in the foreground. The phrase "Fire Station No. 2" is visible on the right hand side of the building.
Storage Location
PB4
Name Access
Kitchener Fire Department
Subject Access
Buildings
Fire engines & equipment
Fire stations
Fire Station (Kitchener, Ont.)
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
This photograph is in fair condition; it has several thumb-tack holes, and some cracking and buckling. This image is part of the Kitchener Fire Department Collection.
Copyright Status
Copyrighted: Protected by copyright. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user
Copright Date
1963
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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