Halifax (N.S.). Fire Department annual reports

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Halifax (N.S.). Fire Department annual reports

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  • 1963-1966, 1968-1982, 1992, 1993 (Creation)

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(2 copies of most years)

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(1894 - 1996)

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Sub-series consists of annual reports of the City of Halifax Fire Department. The reports may include statistics on the number of calls to the Fire Department, the types of calls (e.g. cause of fire, general type of structure), dollar value of damages, and summaries of major fires and fire-related deaths. Also included are data on the department's equipment and buildings, as well as notes on retirements, promotions, and recruitment.

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The fire chief's annual reports, 1857-1920, were included in the City's annual Civic Reports - available on-line at: http://www.halifax.ca/archives/HalifaxAnnReps/ Halifax Public Libraries also has some annual reports.

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