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Catalog Number 2011.025.004
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Golden's first motorized fire truck
Date c. 1926
Description Black and white photograph of the Golden Fire Department's first motorized truck parked in front of Golden Fire Station Number 1 on 12th Street. The 1919 Model "K" International fire truck was purchased on May 21, 1919. Al Treffeisen is seated behind the wheel and Oscar Goetze is seated on the left. The hood of the engine says Fire Dept. while the side of the truck says Golden. A ladder hangs on the back of the truck along with an ax and fire extinguisher. Golden's Liberty Bell is visible to the left in front of the station. North Table mountain is in the background.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Collection Permanent
Credit line Jefferson County Historical Society
Caption Golden's first fire truck
People Goetze, Oscar A.
Treffeisen, Albert J.
Search Terms 12th Street Historic District
City Hall
Golden Fire Department
Liberty Bell Dedication