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Trunk Hose, 16th century, Bohemia
Hose, Jas - State: Maryland - Year: 1843 - File Number: H23
Hose, Jas - State: Washington - Year: 1843 - File Number: H23
[Portrait of fireman from the Perseverance Hose Company]

[Portrait of fireman from the Perseverance Hose Company]

Photograph shows a three-quarter length portrait of a man wearing fireman's uniform with right hand on a speaker trumpet. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on mount: fireman from the Persevera... More

Old fire apparatus with hose or hand pump "Torrent" fire truck with hose reel
Library - City Hall & hose tower - Thomasville, Georgia
Hose, Oscar - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Sixth Infantry - West Virginia

Hose, Oscar - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Sixth Infantry - West Virgi...

Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Volunteer Organizations During the American Civil War

Hose co. no. 1, Juneau [Alaska] Fire Dept.

Hose co. no. 1, Juneau [Alaska] Fire Dept.

Posed on street. Photo coyrighted by Winter & Pond. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Fire stations.

Gummifabriken, slang

Gummifabriken, slang

Gummifabriken, slang

Bascus, Hose - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Second Infantry, A - Bo - Louisiana

Bascus, Hose - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Second Infantry, A - Bo - ...

Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Confederate Organizations

[Marion County] Court Hose, [Salem, Ore.; exterior and surroundings]

[Marion County] Court Hose, [Salem, Ore.; exterior and surroundings]

Photogravure copyrighted by the W.H. Bufghardt Co., Salem. Reference copy may be in County Court Houses of the United States microfiche 133 (E8). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

First steam fire engine of Carlisle, Pa., owned by the [Goodwill] Hose Company

First steam fire engine of Carlisle, Pa., owned by the [Goodwill] Hose...

Photograph shows steam fire engine sitting in fenced in yard. Title from item.

Rescue no. 4, hose & chemical - York, Pa., fire department

Rescue no. 4, hose & chemical - York, Pa., fire department

Stationary fire engine drawn by two horses. J156965 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Simon & Murnane, York, Pa.

Laurel hose reel no. 1--York, Pa., fire department

Laurel hose reel no. 1--York, Pa., fire department

Coiled fire hose on four-wheeled cart. J156957 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Simon & Murnane, York, Pa.

Royal hose & chemical no. 6--York, Pa., fire department

Royal hose & chemical no. 6--York, Pa., fire department

Stationary fire engine drawn by two horses. J156960 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Simon & Murnane, York, Pa.

Royal Hose & turn. nozzle no. 6 - York, Pa., Fire Department

Royal Hose & turn. nozzle no. 6 - York, Pa., Fire Department

Three firemen and dalmatian on fire engine drawn by two horses.

Royal hose & nozzle--York, Pa., fire department

Royal hose & nozzle--York, Pa., fire department

Stationary engine drawn by two horses. J156966 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Simon & Murnane, York, Pa.

Photo at 4 P.M. Witness F. A. Smith. Home of Thomas Murry, 8 1/2 Milton St., rear, top floor, Worcester, Mass. Mother and children, 6 yrs., 8 yrs. two of 12 yrs. old. The 3-year-old helps a little. Earn $1.50 to $3.00 a week working on hose supporters. Father makes $15 a week. Two other children work: one gets $7 to $11 a week, one gets $4 a week. Home workers work until 8:30 or 9 P.M. nearly every day. (See also Report.)  Location: Worcester, Massachusetts.
Nearly 9 A.M. Girl (about 8 years old) carrying sack of hose supporters home, a long distance and she had to run to get home in time for school. Up hill and tiring work, resting frequently. (See also Report.) Witness F.A. Smith.  Location: Worcester, Massachusetts.
Nearly 9 A.M. Girl (about 8 yrs. old) carrying sack of hose supporters home, a long distance and she had to run to get home in time for school. Up hill and tiring work, resting frequently. (See also Report.) Witness F.A. Smith.  Location: Worcester, Massachusetts.
Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Hose Off, Water Running

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Hose Off, Water Running

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Water Turned on and Hose Ready to be Drawn Out

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Water Turned on and Hose Ready to be Dra...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Drawing water in a captured village, Flanders

Drawing water in a captured village, Flanders

Two soldiers trying to get water in the flattened ruins of a village. They appear to be setting up a small mobile pump in the ruins, presumably by a well. They have a horse-drawn water-cart with a large water-d... More

River water having passed through the process, comes out pure into the canvas cistern

River water having passed through the process, comes out pure into the...

Sterilising water stage 2, France, during World War I. This photograph shows the process of water sterilisation. Two hoses appear to be bringing water from a mobile treatment plant behind the lorry. The treated... More

Effect of an incendiary shell

Effect of an incendiary shell

Fire-fighters enter a burning building after an incendiary bombing in France, during World War I. In the photograph a man stands silhouetted in the window of a burning building as he attempts to douse the flame... More

Colleges and Universities - New Hampshire College - New Hampshire College, U.S. Army Training Detachment, Durham, New Hampshire.  Fire hose house.  Feb 21, 1919

Colleges and Universities - New Hampshire College - New Hampshire Coll...

Date Taken: 1918 Colleges and Universities - New Hampshire College

"Hose of Luxite" Advertisement for Holeproof Hosiery Co.

"Hose of Luxite" Advertisement for Holeproof Hosiery Co.

Coles Phillips (American, 1880–1927)

Golf club on fire. Firetruck with spraying hose attached
[Water hose aimed at State, War, and Navy Building, Washington, D.C.]
Costume Hood & Hose Only
Hose House, Virginia City, Storey County, NV

Hose House, Virginia City, Storey County, NV

Survey number: HABS NV-15-82 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000458

Perseverance Hose Company No. 5, 316 Race Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
U.S. Hose Company No. 14, 423 Buttonwood Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U.S. Hose Company No. 14, 423 Buttonwood Street, Philadelphia, Philade...

Significance: A Greek Revival volunteer firehouse. It is similar in scale and design to other small firehouses of the mid-19th century. Survey number: HABS PA-1804

Goodwill Fire Engine & Hose Company Engine House, 1231 Sixth Avenue, Altoona, Blair County, PA

Goodwill Fire Engine & Hose Company Engine House, 1231 Sixth Avenue, A...

Survey number: HABS PA-5850 Building/structure dates: 1882- 1885 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: ca. 1894 Subsequent Work

Southwark Hose Company No. 9, 512 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
Old Faithful Inn, Fire Hose House, West Thumb, Teton County, WY

Old Faithful Inn, Fire Hose House, West Thumb, Teton County, WY

Survey number: HABS WY-87-K National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 73000226

Northern Liberty Hose Company Number Four, 714 New Market Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Northern Liberty Hose Company Number Four, 714 New Market Street, Phil...

Significance: An interesting example of an urban volunteer firehouse of the 1840s. The organization was one of the representative hose companies of its period. Later, it functioned as a general fire company, k... More

Schuylkill Hose, Hook & Ladder Company No. 24, 1227 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
Washington Hose Company No. 10, 35 North Ninth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
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Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Photograph of Front View of Hose Washing Machine

Photograph of Front View of Hose Washing Machine

Original caption: Front view of "hose washing machine" K. Sedgewick, Supt. Of Blackwell CCC camp, holding the upper brush & pointing to the place where the hose is inserted. Historic Photographs

Convincing argument. Washington, D.C., Jan. 28. These girls, members of the delegation of three hundred hosiery workers from Philadelphia who paraded to the White House today in protest against the Japanese Silk boycott present a convincing argument on why women should continue to wear silk hose, 1/28/38
Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938. Huset kan inte räddas utan ersätts med en ny byggnad. Se bild DG100.

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938...

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938. Huset kan inte räddas utan ersätts med en ny byggnad. Se bild DG100.

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938. Huset kan inte räddas utan ersätts med en ny byggnad. Se bild DG100.

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938...

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938. Huset kan inte räddas utan ersätts med en ny byggnad. Se bild DG100.

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938. Huset kan inte räddas utan ersätts med en ny byggnad. Se bild DG100.

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938...

Café Värmlands matsalar på Östra Torggatan 10 eldhärjas i oktober 1938. Huset kan inte räddas utan ersätts med en ny byggnad. Se bild DG100.

Protest silk boycott. Washington, D.C., Jan. 28. Members of the American Federation of Hosiery Workers arriving today at Union Station today from they staged a parade to the White House as a protest against the boycott of Japanese silk. The women, three hundred strong, carried banners exhorting women to continue to wear silk hose and thus save the jobs of thousands of hosiery workers, 1/28/38
Mexican migrant boy drinking out of water hose at filling station where the truck which is taking him home from Mississippi where he has been picking cotton has stopped. Neches, Texas
Submarine Sculpin Lying off the Port Beam of the Salvage Ship Falcon, Assisting with Pumping Operations through a Hose Line
Firemen's muster. Boothbay center, Maine. Coach directing those crew to take best advantage of the wind. Note that he is under the hose stream
Agnes Cliemka, age 23, married and husband may be going into the service any day, Heil and Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Agnes used to work in a dep[artmen]t store. Checking of gasoline hose of gasoline trailers before being turned over the Air Force
CCC SPRAYING - BROKEN HOSE

CCC SPRAYING - BROKEN HOSE

MEN IN WOODS. HOSE ON GROUND. MEN LOOK TO BE WORKING ON THE HOSE.

Detail of oil drilling equipment: hook of the traveling block, links and clamp of the elevator, hose connection from mud hog and swivel. Oil well, Kilgore, Texas
Photograph of R. C. Donovan Operating the Hose

Photograph of R. C. Donovan Operating the Hose

Original caption: R. C. Donovan operating the hose crimper in the shop of the Ely Warehouse. This crimping is done on one section of hose before splicing two sections of hose together. Historic Photographs

Photograph of Hose Splicing and Patching Machine

Photograph of Hose Splicing and Patching Machine

Original caption: Hose splicing & patching machine made in the Ely warehouse shop by Ben Wiley from plans borrowed from the Canadian-Ontario Forestry Branch. This machine is used to repair fire hose damaged by ... More

Photograph of Marine Fire Pump and Hose Unit

Photograph of Marine Fire Pump and Hose Unit

Original caption: Marine fire pump and hose unit, Supervisor's office cache at Cass Lake, Minn. Historic Photographs

Cotton stockings. Cotton is coming to have a universal appeal. Shopping for cotton hose in a Hollywood store, Rita Hayworth finds that the shop-girl, too, is wearing hose much the same type she plans to buy. Miss Hayworth is inspecting a diamond pattern lisle stocking, personally selected for her by Hollywood's famed designer, Howard Greer, to accompany her afternoon emsemble
Cotton stockings. Ann Sheridan wears a gabardine suit, skin tone hose with a clock design worked in at the ankle. This photograph demonstrates to some extent, the elasticity and sheerness of the new types of cotton stockings. The cotton hose now being made have more "give" and "twist" than the old type of cotton yarn
Connecting water hose at grass fire on Fourth of July. Vale, Oregon
Cotton stockings. Paulette Goddard illustrates the new fashion trend of having her hose blend in color with her evening dress. The dress she wears is of gold bugle beads, designed by the famous Hollywood designer, Edith Head. Her stockings are gold-colored sheer crepe lisle
Your wartime duty! Don't waste water Do not use hose for washing your automobile.  Do use water from a pail / / Kerkam.

Your wartime duty! Don't waste water Do not use hose for washing your ...

Poster for The New York City Department of Water Supply, Gas & Electricity for a campaign to conserve water, showing a man washing his car. F.H. La Guardia, Mayor - Department of Water Supply, Gas & Electricity... More

The air raid protective services. One of the things an auxiliary fireman must learn is that the hose must be free of kinks before the water is turned on. Proper laying of fire hose is a technique of itself, a technique in which the volunteers must be instructed
Cotton stockings. Ann Sheridan demonstrates the elasticity and sheerness of the new style of cotton hose
Civilian defense. There's not much that is omitted in the equipment of these special gas and electrical emergency trucks. On the floor in front of the trunk are, left to right, the following items: a fitter's kit for repairing small gas leaks; a rubberized blanket for electrical work; an atmosphere testing machine; an inhalator; a Phister fire extinguisher; an air blower ; a lux fire extinguisher kit; a splicer's kit containing insulated hand tools; a fuse kit; a manhole guard rail and a rubber mat for electrical work. The worker at the left is wearing a special mask with a half-hour suplly of oxygen for use where a fresh air hose is not practical. He is also wearing rubber gloves for repair work. The man standing in the center is holding a hand operated manhole pump. The truck and its equipment were on display at Madison Square Garden, New York, as part of the huge civilian defense show held there in October
Cotton stockings. Paulette Goddard illustrates the new fashion trend of having her hose blend in color with her evening dress. The dress she wears is gold bugle beads, designed by the famous Hollywood designed, Edith Head. Her stockings are gold-colored sheer crepe lisle
Cotton stockings. Rita Hayworth in a pink and silver lame evening dress, designed by the famed Hollywood designer, Howard Greer. Her evening hose are of fine crepe lisle of the same spun sugar sheen as the dress
The air raid protective services. One of the things an auxiliary fireman must learn is that the hose must be free of kinks before the water is turned on. Proper laying of fire hose is a technique of itself, a technique in which the volunteers must be instructed

The air raid protective services. One of the things an auxiliary firem...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More

Fill 'er up! Tugging at the large hose, known as the "inflation sleeve", this worker stands inside the "manhole" of a new barrage balloon to guide the sleeve into the opening through which it will pump air to test the giant rubber balloon for leaks. General Tire and Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio
Cotton stockings. Cotton is coming to have universal appeal. Shopping for cotton hose in a Hollywood store, Rita Hayworth finds that the shop girl, too, is wearing hose much the same type she plans to buy. Miss Hayworth is inspecting a diamond pattern lisle stocking personally selected for her by Hollywood's famed designer, Howard Greer, to accompany her afternoon emsemble
Shipbuilding. "Liberty" ships. This is the bow of a new Liberty Fleet member, awaiting its hose or template at a large Eastern shipyard. Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyards Inc., Baltimore, Maryland
Cotton stockings. Cotton is coming to have universal appeal. Shopping for cotton hose in a Hollywood store, Rita Hayworth finds that the shop girl, too, is wearing hose much the same type she plans to buy. Miss Hayworth is inspecting a diamond pattern lisle stocking personally selected for her by Hollywood's famed designer, Howard Greer, to accompany her afternoon emsemble
Cotton stockings. Rita Hayworth in a pink and silver lame evening dress designed by the famed Hollywood designer Howard Greer. Her evening hose are of fine crepe lisle of the same spun sugar sheen as the dress
The air raid protective services. One of the special techniques these volunteer auxiliary firemen must master is that of controlling the water streaming from their firehoses. Certain conditions call for spray, others for steady streams of water. These volunteers are trained to know just how best to handle the hose nozzles
Cotton stockings. Lana Turner inspecting the ankle-flattering bracelet design embroidered on dressy, fine point lisle cotton mesh hose
Civilian protection. These auxiliary firemen will play an important part in our civilian defense in the event of air raids on American cities. Here they are going out on a practice "emergency call." The truck is a regular fire department hose wagon, painted battleship gray to reduce visibility and equipped with blackout headlights. The Maltese crosses on the men's armbands is the insignia of the auxiliary fire forces
The air raid protective services. One of the special technics these volunteer auxiliary firemen must master is that of controlling the water streaming from their firehoses. Certain conditions call for spray, others for steady streams of water. These volunteers are trained to know just how best to handle the hose nozzles
Decatur, Alabama. Ingalls Shipbuilding Company. Worker carrying air hose
Sheffield, Alabama (Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)). Kenneth Hall gives daughter Peggy a shower with garden hose in front of their TVA defense home
Detroit, Michigan. Little girl with hose
Lititz, Pennsylvania. Volunteer fireman rolling up hose during a practice air raid drill
On board a fishing vessel out from Gloucester, Massachusetts. Fishermen on the deck with a hose
On board a fishing vessel, out from Gloucester, Massachusetts. Fishermen on the deck, washing up with a hose
On board a fishing vessel out from Gloucester, Massachusetts. Fishermen on the deck washing up with a hose
Salvage. Scrap rubber collection. Have you any old rubber lying around? Look at this picture closely and you will find many things that you too can contribute to the national scrap rubber pile. This accumulation in the yards of the Dowenthal Company in Akron, Ohio, contains old bicycle tires, hot water bottles, fruit jar rings, rubber heals and soles, floor mats, tire patches, hose connections, tubing, gaskets, fan belts, washers, in fact, everything but rubber checks
Washington, D.C. Salvage drive, Victory Program. Rubber hose and scrap paper stored in District wholesale junk company warehouse
Discarded stockings go to war. Discarded silk stockings have helped to set off the charge of this big 16 inch gun. Powder bags made from cloth woven from old silk hose, provided the ideal non-residue material required for propelling projectiles in heavy guns
Washington, D.C. Jar rings, torn bathing cap, doll's leg, boot, boy's rain hat, hose in rubber salvage display at "Call Carl" filling station on Georgia Avenue
Discarded stockingss go to war. Here's what comes from your old silk stockings. Silk thread to be used in making powder bags is produced from discarded hose which have been subjected to various processes. Here, the silk thread emerges from a breaker machine which spins the bleached material into this form
Photograph of Hose Attached to Pump

Photograph of Hose Attached to Pump

Original caption: Hose attached to pump and hose packer ready to start laying first segment. Pack contains 300 ft of hose. Historic Photographs

Bethlehem-Fairfield shipyards, Baltimore, Maryland. Worker carrying a rubber hose
Calumet City, Illinois. Feeding hogs at the Calumet Park stockyards. The feed is sprayed into the car through a hose
Firehouse Station No. 4. Washington, D.C. Young fireman, a graduate of Dillard University in New Orleans, cleaning the hose after a small blaze
Calumet City, Illinois. Feeding hogs at the Calumet Park stockyards. The feed is sprayed into the car through a hose
Office of Civilian Defense worker help protect nation's capital. Fully equipped to cope with any situation they may encounter are the volunteer auxiliary firemen of Washington, D.C. Trained to fight incendiary and fires of other causes during raids, they are shown carrying hose into a building during a drill
Pitcairn, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Julia Sabo, thirty-five, mother of three children, employed as a machinist's helper in the Pennsylvania Railroad yards, earning seventy-two cents per hour. She is splicing a reclaimed air brake hose
Washington, D.C. Firehouse Station No. 4. Lieutenant Mills pulling the main fire fighting hose from the truck so that it can be hooked to the nearest hydrant
Washington, D.C. Firehouse Station No. 4. Unloading the hose at the scene of a fire
Firehouse Station No. 4. Washington, D.C. Firemen pull a large hose from the truck and the truck proceeds to the area nearer to the fire. One man stays with the hose and is responsible for attaching it to the nearest fire hydrant. He is called the layout man
Freight train operations on the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad between Chicago and Clinton, Iowa. At the end of the trip, Conductor Wolfsmith waits at the little railroad station for a suburban train to take him back home to Chicago. A welder, who works at the rip tracks is trying to thaw out his frozen air hose
Firehouse station number four. Washington, D.C. Firemen retrieving a small hose after extinguishing a blaze. The young firemen in the foreground took his first ride
Washington, D.C. Firehouse Station No. 4. Firemen do not wait for the truck to come to a halt when they approach a fire, but jerk the hose into the street and the truck proceeds to the fire. This enables one fireman to hookup the hose to the hydrant while the truck proceeds closer to the fire

Washington, D.C. Firehouse Station No. 4. Firemen do not wait for the ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

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