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WAPPINGERS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

P.O. Box 174
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

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Volunteer Firefighters and Village Politics, 1872-2002

Author: Joseph V. Poillucci

191 pages, paperback

 

Table of contents:

Origin of firefighter and Colonial America

Volunteer firefighters in early America

Village factories and major fires

Early village fire companies

The advancing years, 1872-1919

Hard times, 1920-1939

World War II era, 1940-1949

Better times, 1950-1979

Modern era – 1980-2002

Epilogue

 

Bibilography includes Wappingers Falls Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes, 1872-2002, and S.W. Johnson Engine Company No. 2 Meeting Minutes, 1920-2002.

Volunteer Firefighters and Village Politics, by Joseph V. Poillucci

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