Pioneer Reel Company No. 5 photograph

Pioneer Reel Company No. 5 photograph

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Pioneer Reel Company No. 5 photograph
Dates: circa 1885
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 photograph)
Coll. Number: ms3202

Biographical/Historical Note

Pioneer Reel Company No. 5 was one of four companies which made up the Athens Volunteer Fire Department in the late 1800s.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a photograph depicting members of the Pioneer Reel Company No. 5 standing at the side of the First Baptist Church which at the time stood at the corner of Washington Street and College Avenue in Athens, Georgia. Names of the firefighters are listed below the photograph.


Index Terms

Athens Volunteer Fire Dept. (Athens, Ga.). Pioneer Reel Company No. 5. -- Photographs
Photographs.
Volunteer fire fighters--Georgia--Athens--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Pioneer Reel Company No. 5 photograph, ms 3202, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Photograph, circa 1885