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13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Round Top and Warrenton Volunteer Fire Department

Small rural towns rely on volunteers to man their fire stations. Round Top Texas, with a population of 90, has had a volunteer brigade since 1904. The photograph compares an original fire crew and tender with today’s crew and engine at the same location.

TAGS: Texas, United Kingdom, Volunteer

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Round Top, Texas, United States of America
Member since 2015
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Copyright:
© Bernard Mendoza.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2014
Total Views: 11
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 23, 2015, 4:32 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D7000
Focal Length: 20mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f20
ISO: ISO640
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PHOTO LOCATION Round Top, United Kingdom