Lot 77 of 539:
S.F. Firemen's handbook c.1920  

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Title:
Firemen's hand book: Practical Data for the Recruit
Author:
Murray, George H.
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
The Kennedy-ten Bosch. Company
Date:
c.1920
Description:

137 pp. Illustrated from photographs; drawings of knots. 15.3x11.5 cm (6x4½"), wrappers.

Everything one needs to know to be a fireman in San Francisco, covering equipment, techniques, fire alarm protocol, even parades and funerals. OCLC/WorldCat lists one copy, at the California Historical Society. Ownerships inscriptions of John Gaffey on half title. 

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Condition:
Moderate wear, very good.
 
Item number:
318508
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