1924 Packard runabouts in front of Detroit Fire Department headquarters

7x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of four 1924 Packards used by the Detroit Fire Department. Inscribed on photo back: Packard 226, second series six, 6-cylinder, 54-horsepower, 126-inch wheelbase. Left to right: Assistant chief's car 2/4 person runabout (body type #223), Chief's car, 5-person touring (body type #220), Apparatus chief's and Building chief's cars, both 2/4 person runabouts (body type #223). All four cars carry 1925 Mich. license plates; photographed in front of Detroit Fire Department headquarters. Original photo by Kalec-Forster, Detroit, Mich.
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Changing Face of the Auto Industry
Michigan, Detroit, United States, Detroit, Michigan, and Michigan
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Packard automobile, History, Fire departments, Automobiles, and History
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