Ladder 1, the former "Pioneer Hook &Ladder No. 1" with the 1873 Hannis truck using a two-horse hitch from the volunteer days when they were with St. Paul Hose Co. #1 sometime between 1874 &1877.
Photo source: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Engine 1, 1866, Silsby, Engine 2nd Class rotary, 2-Horse hitch, Serial #108, 700-gpm, -dubbed the 'City of St.Paul', it was the first steam fire engine in the state of Minnesota. This photo was taken at 'Seven Corners'. intersection of 7th Street and Kellogg Blvd.