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  • FIRE OUT glass fire extinguisher
        For fire FIRE OUT Automatic fire protection Throw at base of flame If absent or asleep, Fire Extinguisher works automatically at 125 °F. Automatic Fireout Extinguisher Co. 179 Parliament Street, Toronto
      For fire FIRE OUT Automatic fire protection Throw at base of flame ...
  • Bickle fire extinguisher
        Handheld brass fire extinguisher manufactured by Bickle-Seagrave Limited. This is soda-acid type of extinguisher and a tank contains sodium bicarbonate dissolved in water and a bottle of acid in the top. When the extinguisher is turned upside down, the sodium bicarbonate and acid reacts to release carbon dioxide under pressure ...
      Handheld brass fire extinguisher manufactured by Bickle-Seagrave Limited. This is soda-acid type ...
  • Quick Aid fire guard
        Sticker with text: "Do not use on electrical fires. Use on paper-rubbish, wood-textiles. For service call: 684-6713 Patrick Bros., 354 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines"
      Sticker with text: "Do not use on electrical fires. Use on paper-rubbish, ...
  • Bickle and Liberty dry powder fire extinguishers
        Liberty Fire Extinguisher: "Hang on a strong hook Liberty Fire Extinguisher Trade-mark registered in US and Canadian patent offices The original dry chemical guaranteed to retain its full strength until used and never to cake or deteriorate with age. Non freezing and non poison. Established 1898 Beware of imitations Directions: ...
      Liberty Fire Extinguisher: "Hang on a strong hook Liberty Fire Extinguisher Trade-mark ...
  • Vintage Guardian pump tank
        TEST FREQUENTLY BY OPERATING PUMP AND DIRECTING STREAM INTO TANK. IF PISTON IS DRY USE A FEW DROPS OF OIL. NOTICE- FOR USE IN FREEZING TEMPERATURES FILL EXTINGUISHER WITH 5 GALLONS OF SOLUTION CONTAINING SUFFICIENT INSURANCE FIRST AID TO GIVE REQUIRED SPECIFIC GRAVITY TO ASSURE DESIRED FREEZING POINT. 2.0 POUNDS ...
      TEST FREQUENTLY BY OPERATING PUMP AND DIRECTING STREAM INTO TANK. IF PISTON ...
  • Dayton Pump fire extinguisher
        Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc. Tested number 21899 The Dayton Pump & Mfc. Co.
      Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc. Tested number 21899 The Dayton Pump & Mfc. Co.
  • Alert fire extinguisher
        "Tested for 350 lbs. fire extinguisher ALERT Extincteur A incendie"
      "Tested for 350 lbs. fire extinguisher ALERT Extincteur A incendie"
  • Shur-Spray glass fire extinguisher
        "Shur-Spray" The Automatic Chemical Sprinkler Shurline International Patents pending Directions for refilling Place a funnel in the air tube and pour one gallon of SHUR-SPRAY chemical only. Back of set screw in fuse arm and draw the arms together. Place cap in position over the end of tube, making sure ...
      "Shur-Spray" The Automatic Chemical Sprinkler Shurline International Patents pending Directions for refilling ...
  • Pyrene hand fire extinguisher
        "H.E.P.C. Pyrene hand fire extinguisher Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada inspected .833 imperial (one U.S.) quart Class B-2. C-2. No.93739 C This extinguisher may be used on electrical fires To operate turn handle to left Work like a pump
      "H.E.P.C. Pyrene hand fire extinguisher Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada inspected .833 imperial ...
  • Old wooden fire ladder
        Extension ladder made of wood (painted red) and metal connectors.
      Extension ladder made of wood (painted red) and metal connectors.
  • Niagara Fire Department Leather Helmet
        Black leather fire helmet with metal firefighter finial. It consists of eight sections of hardened leather with brim narrow on sides and a large rear tail. Front shield with initials: NFD - Niagara Fire Department. Probably late 1800s. Height with finial: 24 cm and without: 18 cm.
      Black leather fire helmet with metal firefighter finial. It consists of eight ...
  • 1834 Pumper
        Hand-drawn and hand-operated gooseneck pumper with four wheels. Made of wood and metal, painted red. The curved ("gooseneck") shape of the water pipe (leading from the top of the wooden housing of the air chamber) allowed for easier maneuvering of the water stream. "This pump was made by James Smith ...
      Hand-drawn and hand-operated gooseneck pumper with four wheels. Made of wood and ...
  • Ladder and hose wagon
        Handcart with 4 wheels and long storage trunk; made of wood and metal parts. This hand drawn wagon took the wooden ladders and leather hose to the fire scene. First used in 1850.
      Handcart with 4 wheels and long storage trunk; made of wood and ...
  • 1763 Pumper
        Manually drawn fire pump with four wheels. It is made of wood and metal parts, painted red with exception for "1763" and "N.F.D." [Niagara Fire Department]. The wood wheels have wrought iron bands. "This was the first rotary type fire pumper in Niagara on the Lake. It was turned by ...
      Manually drawn fire pump with four wheels. It is made of wood ...
  • Hose reel
        Hand-drawn hose cart with two big wheels, a hose and nozzles. Wood/metal. The hose reel was pulled to the fire scene by 4 to 6 men, and the hose was unrolled from the fire to the source of water. The reel was first used in early 1900. N.F.D.
      Hand-drawn hose cart with two big wheels, a hose and nozzles. Wood/metal. ...
  • Water wagon
        Two-wheeled, hand drawn cart made of wood. The water was poured into a wooden tank with buckets and then two men operated a hand pump to force a stream of water on the fire. "This wagon was filled with water from wells or from the lake and carried water to ...
      Two-wheeled, hand drawn cart made of wood. The water was poured into ...
  • Fire leather buckets
        The black leather buckets, each with "N.F.D." [Niagara Fire Department] and numbers "15" and "20" painted in white. The bucket is narrower at the bottom (17 cm diameter ) and wider at the top (24 cm diameter). "Old fire bucket found in the stone house built by Monroe. Monroe rang ...
      The black leather buckets, each with "N.F.D." [Niagara Fire Department] and numbers ...
  • Bucket cart
        Hand-drawn, wooden bucket cart with two wheels and a storage box for carrying buckets. "This cart was used in early 1800 to carry the leather buckets to the fire scene. These buckets were the backbone of the early fire brigades." N.F.D.
      Hand-drawn, wooden bucket cart with two wheels and a storage box for ...
  • Antique Indian backpack fire extinguisher
        "INDIAN patented" backpack fire pump produced by "D. B. Smith & Company. Utica, N.Y., U.S.A." (text on cap). Brass pump with 5 gallon pump, rubber tube, brass strainer and cover, designed to be worn on back with adjustable canvas straps. Back is stamped "air cooled patented tank".
      "INDIAN patented" backpack fire pump produced by "D. B. Smith & Company. ...
  • Stop-Fire fire extinguisher
        Handheld brass/copper 2 1/2 quart fire extinguisher produced by Stop-Fire, Inc., New Brunswick, N.J. with "Redi-grip" and pistol grip pump handle. Model AC-24, originally filled with Carbontetrachloride pressurized with dry air or nitrogen. Probably made in the 1950's.
      Handheld brass/copper 2 1/2 quart fire extinguisher produced by Stop-Fire, Inc., New ...
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