1922-1923 Packard touring car at Fireman's Monument, St. Joseph, Mich. Creator
Detroit Public Library Subject
Packard automobile--History Subject
Monuments--Michigan--St. Joseph Subject
Fire fighters--Michigan--St. Joseph Item Number
7.5x9.5 black and white photograph of a 1922-1923 Packard left side view, top raised, female standing at driver's door, parked in front of monument in St. Joseph, Mich., 1922. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 133, first series single-six (produced 4/20/1922-12/27/1923), 6-cylinder, 54-horsepower, 133-inch wheelbase, 7-person touring car (body type #225), monument erected to commemorate the bravery of those [firemen] who heroically gave up their lives in the performance of duty at the burning of Yore Opera House, Benton Harbor, Mich., Sunday September, 5th, 1896. Names visible on monument: Edward M. Gange, Silas F. Watson, Frank M. Seaver, Arthur B. Hill, and Robert L. Rofe.