Fire Buffs promote the general welfare of the fire and rescue service and protect its heritage and history. Famous Fire Buffs through the years include New York Fire Surgeon Harry Archer, Boston Pops Conductor Arthur Fiedler, New York Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia and - legend has it - President George Washington.

Ready to roll from Springfield Fire Headquarters on North Fountain Avenue

Wednesday, January 20, 2010


Downtown Springfield, Ohio, in 1948

Wednesday, January 13, 2010


Photos: Courtesy of family of Harry Huffman
Springfield, Ohio, firefighters at a picnic and outside a firehouse. Harry Huffman is seated at right in the firehouse photo. Can anyone identify the others?