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Hollywood Fire Dept.

Hollywood Fire Dept. Photos & History

Hollywood Fire Dept. Photos & History

As a result of the February, 1910 election, the residents of the City of Hollywood voted to annex their small community to the City of Los Angeles.

Vintage Hollywood Photos

The hollywoodphotographs.com website has many vintage and historical photos of Hollywood Fire stations and equipment.  Many show the fire station on Cahuenga Ave., just south of Hollywood Blvd.

Prior to the annexation, all fire fighting had been performed by volunteer firemen who drove and operated horse-drawn fire equipment.  Shortly after the annexation in 1910, the City of Los Angeles established a firehouse known as Hose Company No. 7 at the southeast corner of Cahuenga and Selma Avenues.  Under the command of Chief Jack...