Fonds PR-1822 - Victoria Fire Department fonds

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Victoria Fire Department fonds

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  • 1858-1888 (Creation)
    Victoria Fire Department

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14.5 cm of textual records

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The Victoria Fire Department was organized in 1859 as a volunteer organization to protect the city from fires. The firefighters became employees of the City of Victoria in 1886.

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The fonds consists of membership roll of the various companies of the Victoria Fire Department, correspondence, indentures, annual report, and ledger listing equipment and fires in the city, as well as accounts and receipts. Includes minutes of Tiger Company.
G/V66/V66r [file, use microfilm A1198]
G/V66/V66r [book]

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Old MS card catalogue entries exist for these records.

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Archives code(s): G/V66/V66; G/V66/V66.9; G/V66/V66a; G/V66/V66r [file, use microfilm A1198]; G/V66/V66r [book]; C/C/70/V66ft

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