Firehouse Station #4, Washington, D.C. 1943 Parks family photo
Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.

Firehouse Station #4, Washington, D.C. 1943

A fireman taking a shower at Station #4, after returning from a fire in Washington DC . Gordon Parks (1912 - 2006) was the photographer.

Firehouse Station No. 4. Washington, D.C.
1 negative : safety ; 4 x 5 inches or smaller.
  • Title and other information from general caption card for nos. 13823-13846 and caption sheet entry.
  • Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
  • More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is available at
  • Film copy on SIS roll 5, frame 1417.
  • Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black-and-White Negatives
  • United States--District of Columbia--Washington (D.C.)
  • Safety film negatives.
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress)
Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006, photographer
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