Oral History Interviews with
The Port Washington Volunteer Fire Department
Fifty-eight current and past members of the Port Washington Fire Department sat down individually with interviewers from the Local History Center of the Port Washington Public Library. The “memoirists” (as they are known), whose span of service ranges from under two years to over sixty years, shared recollections of their unique experiences as volunteers in the fire department. They are listed below alphabetically, each containing the full text of the member’s interview along with a brief audio excerpt.
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