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Wrigley Field firehouse: Chicago Fire Department Engine 78
Chicago, Illinois — Chicago Fire Department Engine 78 at 1052 W. Waveland Ave. (corner of W. Waveland Ave and N. Seminary Ave.), across the street from Wrigley Field‘s left field corner. Designed by architect Charles W. Kallal and built in 1894, the firehouse’s history is told in A Chicago Firehouse: Stories of Wrigleyville’s Engine 78, […]