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Rogers Fire Family Still Going Strong After 125 Years

Posted: December 21, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Rogers Hose Company No. 1 as they appeared in 1889. This is earliest known photo of the city's firefighters. The department was formed in 1888.

The men in the black and white photo have the same expressions and stance as the men in the color photo. They are Rogers firefighters — past and present.

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