Joaquin "Louis" Constantine seated on a horse-drawn fire engine
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Photo of Joaquin "Louis" Constantine seated on Los Angeles Fire Department's Engine Co. No.3, a 1907 Metropolitan 1,000 GPM Steam Pumper and the largest of its day. Photo circa 1910.
1 photograph :b&w Photographic prints
00005739 Shades of L.A. Collection; Shades of L.A.: Italian American Community S-012-330 120 CARL0000049229 http://184.108.40.206/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/79155
Constantine, Joaquin Los Angeles (Calif.).--Fire Department Horse-drawn vehicles--California--Los Angeles Italian Americans--California--Los Angeles Fire departments--California--Los Angeles Fire stations--California--Los Angeles Fire engines--California--Los Angeles Shades of L.A. Italian American photographs Shades of L.A. Collection photographs