Providence Public Library Digital Collections

Search the Collection

Limit your search

Collection Item Type Date Source Type Subject Name

283 results found

Watchemoket Fire Station No. 1
  • Watchemoket Fire Station No. 1
  • Fire stations, Government facilities
  • Fire fighters on an engine outside of the Watchemoket Fire Department.
Fire Department Headquarters, Newport
  • Fire Department Headquarters, Newport
  • Fire engines, Fire fighters, Fire stations, Horses
  • Image shows fire fighters posing for photograph outside the Fire Department Headquarters on Marlborough Street. A fire fighter sits on a horse pulled cart in front of fire station. Three fire fighters stand in front of cart. A man sits in a chair
Dyer Street Fire
  • Dyer Street Fire
  • Buildings, Disasters, Fire fighters, Fires, Ruins
  • View from the opposite side of the street of a building on fire. Firefighters are outside spraying water on the fire.
Fire Station, Marlborough Street
  • Fire Station, Marlborough Street
  • Building failures, Fire Fighters, Fire stations, Snow
  • Image shows collapse of hose tower of the Marlborough Street Fire Station. Fire fighters stand in snow.
New England Steamship Co. Wharf Fire
  • New England Steamship Co. Wharf Fire
  • Fire, Fires, Smoke
  • Image shows fire at Fall River Line Repair Shop. Fire is in center of image, a building is in foreground left.
Fire at
Fire at (Item)
  • Fire at
  • Fire fighting, Fires, Smoke, Snow
  • Image shows a building with several storefronts on fire. A crowd is gathered around and firefighters are extinguishing the fire. The ground is covered in snow.
Union Station fire ruins
  • Union Station fire ruins
  • Debris, Disasters, Fires, Railroad facilities
  • Ruins of Union Station after a fire.
Union Station fire ruins
  • Union Station fire ruins
  • Debris, Disasters, Fires, Railroad facilities
  • Ruins of Union Station after a fire.
Union Station fire ruins
  • Union Station fire ruins
  • Debris, Disasters, Fires, Railroad facilities
  • Ruins of Union Station after a fire.
Fire Station
  • Fire Station
  • Fire stations, Government facilities, Watch towers
  • View of a fire station from the opposite corner of the street.
Fire truck
  • Fire truck
  • Carts & wagons, Fire fighters, Government facilities, Safety equipment
  • View of a horse drawn fire wagon on a residential street.
Fire Apparatus, Newport
  • Fire Apparatus, Newport
  • Fire fighters, Horses
  • Image shows a fire fighting device/cart pulled by a single horse.