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The men of Hose Company No. 1, all volunteers, posed with their dog for this photograph back in the 1890s. The fire station in which they posed was located in the southeastern part of downtown Gainesville. Standing: G. Owens, C. Pinkoson, John Bennett, Jim Moyer, Claude Divernon, Frank LaFontisse. Kneeling: Nell Benson and dog, E. Kinard, Nick George, John Black, Edward Kinard, Henry Ahrens, Herman Taylor, and one man whose name has been forgotten.
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