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Firefighting in Hopkinsville - Gilkey, Chris, and Turner, William T, and Pace Jr, Chief Fagan W (Foreword by)
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Organized in 1832, the Hopkinsville Union Fire Company represented the first attempt to provide fire protection for the town of Hopkinsville, which had 1,260 residents at that time. Succeeding volunteer groups (called runners) were created through the remainder of the 19th century. By 1900, a paid, professional fire department had been established with the firemen and equipment housed in the old town market house at the intersection of Fifth and Main Streets. Five years later, the City of Hopkinsville completed the new ...

Firefighting in Hopkinsville 2008, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738553238

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Firefighting in Hopkinsville 2008, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531633462