Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title [Firemen entinguishing a fire above a bookstore]
Collection 1977 Blackout Slide collection
Photographer unknown
Image ID v2007.042.5
Click here to order image Image order form.
Date 1977
Description Image focuses on a fire hose being used by the fire department to extinguish a fire that appears to be in a residential building on the corner of Bleeker Street and Knickerbocker Avenue in Bushwick. The image also shows the corner of a book store on the street level of the building.

Place Names Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Knickerbocker Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
Bleeker Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Electric power failures
Fire departments
Fire extinguishers
Fire trucks
Fire fighting
Civil disobedience
Collection Finding Aid