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

Monday, January 23, 2012


CORRECTION - Sept. 9, 2014

We have received word from an authortitative  source that these are photos of downtown Dayton, Ohio, during the March 1913 floods - not Springfield, Ohio. Dayton was hardest hit with the city and surrounding communities reporting more than 300 flood deaths, including Dayton firefighter Ed Doudna.