Sub-series 102-111-3 - Halifax Fire Department scrapbooks

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Halifax Fire Department scrapbooks

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  • Textual record

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  • Source of title proper: Title supplied by archivist.

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  • 1912-1965, 1975, 1990-2005 (Creation)

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12 v. of textual records and other material: includes photographs

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(1894 - 1996)

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Sub-series consists of scrapbooks of the City of Halifax Fire Department composed of newspaper clippings, photographs, reports, publications, and communications regarding fires and the Halifax Fire Department.

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Clippings from the VE Day Riots and the Bedford Magazine Explosion have been digitized from the 1944-1945 scrapbook.

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Halifax Fire Department clippings (102-111-6)

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Some scrapbooks are very fragile, with bindings ripped or completely gone; many pages are torn and/or dirty.

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