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Chanute Air Force Base, Fire & Guard House, Curtiss Street at Galaxy Street, Rantoul, Champaign County, IL



B&W Photos

HB453795

HB453796

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HB453798

HB453799

HB453800

HB453801


Item Title
BWPhotos 334828

Location
Curtiss Street at Galaxy Street, Rantoul vicinity, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1185-H
Significance: In response to massive pre-World War II mobilization, the Fire and Guard House was built in 1940 to house two fire trucks, an ambulance, a crash truck, 44 prisoners, 10 firemen, and 11 guards. The building is a significant element of the Chanute AFB Historic District.

Subjects
Fire Stations
Guardhouses


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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