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[Firehouse scene in Philadelphia showing firemen from the...

[Firehouse scene in Philadelphia showing firemen from the Weccacoe Engine Company pulling a hand-drawn fire engine as other firemen scramble to readiness]
1 drawing : watercolor over graphite underdrawing.
  • The artist, James Queen, was a member of the Weccacoe Engine Company.
  • Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress).
  • Published in: Gathering history: the Marian S. Carson collection of Americana / Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1999, p. 3.
  • Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 1997-1998.
  • Drawings (Documentary)
Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Fire stations--1850-1860.
  • Fire engines & equipment--1850-1860.
  • Fire fighters--1850-1860.
  • United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
  • Drawings--American--Color--1850-1860.
  • Watercolors--American--1850-1860.
Queen, James Fuller, 1820 or 21-1886, artist
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