Sorensen, W. Wayne. American LaFrance
Steamer. New York.
Responding with three horse team. Chauffeur holds reigns and officer
is looking ahead from back step, Civilians are looking on.
Three High Pressure Hose Wagons, Steamer,
and a Tender. New York.
Members are on board apparatus which is located in front of quarters.
Engine is a 1905 American LaFrance drawn by three horses. One
hose wagon is a 1906 drawn by two horses, the other two hose wagons
are 1908 High Pressure Hose Wagons, these wagons carried 1,500'
of 3" hose and ran with a steamer and a conventional hose wagon.
The high pressure system went into service in New York in 1908.
Lerch, Jack. 1924 American LaFrance
700 Gallon Pumper. New York.
Rig is on apron in front of quarters. Members are seen "turning-out"
chauffeur is behind the wheel, the officer is in the front seat
ringing the bell as a member mounts the back step.