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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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4 x 5" gelatin silver negative

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Article caption: "City Council Chairman Mitchell Cope, right, accepts the keys to Portland's newest fire truck from Owen J. Blaisdell of Mack Trucks, Inc., the builder. The truck, a 750-gallon-a-minute pumper, was commissioned Friday as the city's new Engine 8, stationed at Woodfords. City Manager Julian H. Orr (left), and Fire Chief Carl P. Johnson look on as the new truck is put into service."

Group of 4 men, with Portland Fire Department Engine 8 fire truck, at entrance of firehouse at 536 Deering Avenue, southwest of Woodfords Corner. Portion of Seltzer and Rydholm Carbonated Beverages building (540 Deering Avenue) at right.

Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 9 July 1960.


Portland, Me., Woodfords, Oakdale, Deering Avenue, Portland Fire Department


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