RALEIGH AND WAKE COUNTY FIREFIGHTING VOLUME II BY MICHAEL J. LEGEROS

ISBN 0738516201
Retail price $19.99 - 128 pages - Softcover
Approximately 235 black-and-white photographs
Published 2004

The Images of America Series by Arcadia Publishing
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Sources

Text
  • Accident database. http://www.airdisaster.com (July 13, 2002).
  • Accident database. http://www.air-safety.net (September 8, 2002).
  • American LaFrance company records, 1913-68.
  • Apex Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Bay Leaf Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Byrd, Thomas M. Around and About Cary. Ann Arbor: Edwards Brothers, 1984. *
  • Cary Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Cary News, various issues. *
  • Cary, Town of, assorted records.
  • City of Raleigh annual reports, various years.
  • City of Raleigh, City Council minutes, various dates.
  • Ditzel, Paul. Fire Alarm! The Fascinating Story Behind the Red Box on the Corner. New Albany, IN: Fire Buff House, 1997.
  • Duliba, Leo E., Jeffrey Harkey, and Robert Konicus. "Capital Rigs: Raleigh, North Carolina." Fire Apparatus Journal 9, No. 6 (1992).
  • Durham Highway Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Durham Morning Herald, October 1, 1955, "Volunteers Ready If Fire Strikes."
  • Fairgrounds Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Fairview Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Falls Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Fuquay-Varina Fire Department, assorted records.*
  • Fuquay-Varina Independent, assorted issues.
  • Garner Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Gold Leaf Farmer, assorted issues.*
  • Hill’s Raleigh City Directory. Richmond: Hill’s Directory Company, 1903–1977. *
  • Holleman, Carl P. (Toby). Pluck, Perseverance and Paint. Durham: Moore Publishing Co., 1973. *
  • Hopkins Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Hutchins, Nan. Cameron Village: A History 1949-1999. Raleigh: Spirit Press, 2001. *
  • Kulikowski, Jennifer A. and Kenneth E. Peters. Historic Raleigh (Images of America Series). Charleston: Arcadia, 2002. *
  • Lee, Matthew.  A Pictorial History of Fire Engines, Volume 2.  Lee & Sons.
  • Legeros, Michael J. Raleigh and Wake County Firefighting (Images of America Series).  Charleston: Arcadia, 2003. *
  • McCall, Walter. American Fire Engines Since 1900. Glen Ellyn, Illinois: Crestline Publishing, 1976. *
  • Murray, Elizabeth Reid. Wake: Capital County of North Carolina, Vol. 1— Prehistory Through Centennial. Raleigh: Capital County Publishing, 1983. *
  • National Transportation and Safety Board, assorted records.
  • News & Observer, assorted issues. *
  • North Carolina Division of Forest Resources, assorted records.
  • North Carolina Secretary of State corporation records.
  • Oral histories, assorted.
  • Raleigh and Wake County Fire Departments. http://www.legeros.com/ralwake.
  • Raleigh-Durham International Airport Emergency Services, assorted records.
  • Raleigh Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Raleigh Fire Department. Raleigh Fire Department, 1984. Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., 1984.
  • Raleigh Fire Department. Raleigh Fire and Rescue, 1984–2002. Dallas: Taylor Publishing Co., 2002. *
  • Raleigh Times, assorted issues. *
  • Redman, Mark A., and Peter Brock. "On the Runway: Raleigh-Durham International Airport," Fire Apparatus Journal 19, No. 5 (2002).
  • Reid, Elizabeth Davis. "Fire Protection, Raleigh, NC," unknown where published or first appeared, 1970.
  • Rolesville Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps. New York: Sanborn Map Co., 1884–1949. *
  • Southern Bell telephone books, various years. *
  • Stony Hill Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Swift Creek Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Wake County Bicentennial Commission, assorted town histories. *
  • Wake County Fireman's Association, assorted records.
  • Wake County real estate records.
  • Wake Forest Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Wake Weekly, various issues. *
  • Waugh, Elizabeth Culbertson. North Carolina’s Capital Raleigh. Raleigh: The Junior League of Raleigh, 1992. *
  • Wendell Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Western Boulevard Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Western Wake Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Wilson, Lee. City of Raleigh Fire Apparatus, Raleigh. 2002.
  • Yrac Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Zebulon Fire Department, assorted records.
  • Zebulon Record, assorted issues. *

* Available at one or more Wake County public libraries.

Photo

Collections

  • Betty Poole Brinkley (1)
  • Clyde Carter (1)
  • Andy Clark (1)
  • Dale Johnson (1)
  • C. T. May (2)
  • Mike Kimmeries (1)
  • Elaine Massengill Kurtz (1)
  • Buddy Scarboro (2)
  • Wake Forest College Birthplace Society (2)

Fire Departments

  • Apex (2)
  • Bay Leaf (2)
  • Cary (7)
  • Durham Highway (2)
  • Eastern Wake (1)
  • Fairview (1)
  • Falls (4)
  • Fuquay-Varina 4) 
  • Garner (4) 
  • Hopkins (2) 
  • Morrisville Rural (2)
  • Raleigh (8) 
  • Rolesville (2)
  • Swift Creek (2)
  • Wake Forest (2)
  • Wake County Public Safety Fire / Rescue(2)
  • Wendell (1)
  • Western Wake (3) 
  • Zebulon (1)

Newspapers

  • Cary News (1)
  • Fuquay-Varina Independent (1)
  • Gold Leaf Farmer (8)
  • News & Observer2 (81)
  • Raleigh Times2 (44)
  • Wake Weekly (5)
  • Zebulon Record (1)

2 Provided with assistance of North Carolina State Archives.

Photographers

  • Don Adams (3)
  • Wayne Greer  (1)
  • Jeff Harkey (1
  • Gary Knight / CCBI (3)
  • Mike Legeros (5)
  • Tommy Rich (1)
  • John Stalvey (1)
  • Lee Wilson (3)