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This Day in History

September

 

22 – 1949 A one-alarm fire occurred at 1103 Duncanville in a dwelling owned and occupied by J.G. Baker with a loss of $10,200.

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24 – 1991A four-alarm fire occurred at 5439 East Grand in a retail store that was caused by careless smoking and resulted in a loss of $637,000.

25 – 1910 M.R. Faries is killed in the line of duty when he is thrown from a fire truck en route to an alarm.

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28 – 1956 A 2 alarm fire occurred at 4001 Cedar Springs in a building owned by Constance Blezard Flanary and occupied by Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company. The cause was a water heater and the loss was $26,000.

29 – 1908 J.M. Partin becomes the second Dallas Firefighter to die in the line of duty when he is trapped under a collapsed roof at the Craddock Building Fire.

30 – 1983 A five-alarm fire burns at an unoccupied warehouse at #2208 Canton Street at 8:14 p.m.

A Modern Museum

Our goal is to redefine the interior space of the Museum in order to create exhibits and preserve the antique equipment, artifacts and photos for generations to come. Below is the floor plan for the renovation of the first floor exhibit featuring all firefighting equipment and machinery. By changing the interior footprint, The Dallas Firefighters Museum simultaneously will lay the foundation for expanded outreach to thousands of schoolchildren.

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