Fire Towers: Cornell Hill, Black Mt., Hill #7, Mt. Makomis, Westfield, Mass.

View of a fire tower. The original caption lists four towers in Westfield, Massachusetts; this may be one of those. Several people are gathered near the base of the tower. The date is unknown, but may be ca. 1920 based on the cars in the photograph. This image was created to record the forest fire control activities of the New York State Conservation Commission.
Date Original
circa 1920
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 1712.
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New York