hook and ladder company no 16 old firehouse to be torn down

Exterior view of the old firehouse for the Hook and Ladder Company No. 16, located at East 62nd Place and South Dorchester Avenue in the Hyde Park community area of Chicago, Illinois. The old firehouse was scheduled to be torn down upon completion of the new firehouse being built next door. The old firehouse formerly housed the volunteer fire department of Hyde Park, before that community was annexed to Chicago.

Exterior view of the old firehouse for the Hook and Ladder Company No. 16, located at East 62nd Place and South Dorchester Avenue in the Hyde Park community area of Chicago, Illinois. The old firehouse was scheduled to be torn down upon completion of the new firehouse being built next door. The old firehouse formerly housed the volunteer fire department of Hyde Park, before that community was annexed to Chicago.