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Name fire house

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Image of E.IV.063.007 - Map

E.IV.063.007 - Map

Sanborn Map #7 shows Anacortes from L to O Avenue and 4th to 7th Street. Published in November 1907, buildings are shown. The Episcopal Church, St. Mary's Church, city jail, police department, telephone office, fire house, city hall, and opera hall (with a lodge hall on the second floor) are all labeled.

Image of WF 6518 - City Hall c. 1950

WF 6518 - City Hall c. 1950

The original City Hall and Fire Hall were built in 1892 on the south side of 5th Street between N and O Avenues. Built 1892. View of demolished remains in 1950. In this photo, there is a shed with dark door to the left and a car port looking cover to the right of the building. Along the right side there is half of a car parked at the building next to the fire station.

Image of D.III.051 - Horse-drawn fire wagon

D.III.051 - Horse-drawn fire wagon

A fire wagon drawn by two horses is racing down 5th Street between N Avenue and O Avenue in front of the Fire Hall.