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Hose House No. 9

Hose House No. 9


Hose House No. 9

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322 Olive St, formerly 120 Olive
Evansville, IN

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1880 built
c1892 rebuilt?
1971 fire station moves to new building
1983 old station is razed


nw corner Olive and Governor (center)
District: Baptisttown
Latitude: 37.974749
Longitude: -87.559227
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Built 1880 for working class residents Became all black unit in 1895/late 1880s round arch entryways and tower/belfry

remodeled at some point c1892 neoclassical design

desegregated in 1968

1970 operated out of old No 1 when new No 1 was built 9 disbanded moved 1971 to new building on 8th St and gum

razed 1983


1989 reestablished on Keystone street

See also Government / Civic Baptisttown district

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