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Seyferlich, Charles F. : Charles F. Seyferlich Collection of Photographs, Documents, and Ephemera, 1885-1933

Archive of materials relating to the career of Charles F. Seyferlich (ca. 1852-1914), Chicago Fire Marshall from 1910-1914. Includes ephemera from the Chicago Fire Deparatment and related professional organizations, newspaper articles that illustrate Seyferlich's long career with the CFD, photographs and postcards of Chicago firehouses and firemen, the Union Stockyards Fire (1910), and a memorial parade held in honor of Seyferlich (1914).
Extent: 2.3 linear feet - (1 box, 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Chicago, Photographs, Postcards
Call Number: Midwest MS Seyferlich
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The Charles F. Seyferlich Collection of Photographs, Documents, and Ephemera are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).