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Object ID 2009.001.0227
Object Name Scrapbook
Year Range from 1940.0
Year Range to 1946.0
Collection Orlando Fire Department Scrapbook
Title Orlando Fire Department Scrapbook
Scope & Content Orlando Fire Department scrapbook includes letters from Corinne Robinson and Mary T. H. Richardson to Fire Chief Maxie G. Bennett in 1940 along with two photographs of him. Most of the scrapbook contains newspaper clippings about the Cocoanut Grove Night Club fire in Boston, Massachusetts that killed 492 people. Orlando related fire stories on page 51 and 55.
Condition Good
Condition Notes Paper has yellowed, some wear around edges.
Dates of Creation 1940-1946
People Bennett, Maxie G.
Robinson, Corinne
Richardson, Mary T. H.
Search Terms Correspondence
Fire Stations
Fire Trucks
Orlando Fire Department