Police, Fire Subject of Aurora Historical Society 2019 Calendar

The brave souls who have looked after the safety of the city and her citizens over the last century and a half are saluted in the 2019 calendar from the Aurora Historical Society.

“Vintage Aurora: Police and Fire” is comprised of photos drawn from the archives of the society. The pictures span the years 1872-1970 and include the men and the machinery, as well as a few horses of the fire departments (in the mid-1800s there were as many as four companies operating at the same time), and police  department.

The calendar is $14.95 plus tax, with a 10% discount to historical society members.  It is available at the gift shop at 20 E. Downer Pl., 60505 or online at www.aurorahistory.net.  Online orders will be shipped at an additional charge.   Gift shop hours are Wednesdays-Saturdays from noon to4 p.m. and noon-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7.

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