Community Service Society Photographs

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Engine Company 16

Engine Company 16
CSS Description
#7025 Unknown Photographer Engine Company 16, 223 East 25 Street, north side, between Second and Third Avenues. Engine Company 16 and Hook and Ladder Company 7 (217 East 28 Street, between Second and Third Avenues) were combined in 1968 in a new building at 234 East 29 Street. Both the 25th and 28th Street buildings were sold at public auction and are now (1970) occupied by commercial concerns. The car at the right is a Pontiac, a late 1930's model.
Item Information
Title
Engine Company 16
Date
probably 1930s
Item Number
692
Photograph Number
7025
Format
photographs
Borough
Manhattan
Street Names
East 25th Street, 223
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Streets; Men; Handcarts; Fire stations; Facades; Buildings; Automobiles; Architecture--Details
Box and Folder Number
300: 69
CSS Description
#7025 Unknown Photographer Engine Company 16, 223 East 25 Street, north side, between Second and Third Avenues. Engine Company 16 and Hook and Ladder Company 7 (217 East 28 Street, between Second and Third Avenues) were combined in 1968 in a new building at 234 East 29 Street. Both the 25th and 28th Street buildings were sold at public auction and are now (1970) occupied by commercial concerns. The car at the right is a Pontiac, a late 1930's model.