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Title [Extinguishing a fire in the Ruth & Sam Book Shop building]
Collection 1977 Blackout Slide collection
Photographer unknown
Image ID v2007.042.56
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Date 1977
Description Fighting a fire in the building that houses Ruth & Sam Book Shop. A plume of water descends down onto the building from an unknown origin but we see a fire ladder or crain in the foreground. The store is on the corner of Bleeker Street and another street whose name is illegible in the photo.

Place Names Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Electric power failures
Fire departments
Fire engines & equipment
Fire fighters
Fire fighting
Fire fighting equipment
Personal and Corporate Names Ruth & Sam Book Shop (New York, N.Y.)