Firefighting at the State Hotel in Salem, Oregon, 1966
A fireman mounts the ladder to the roof of the State Hotel, 479 State Street in Salem, Oregon, during a fire on December 6, 1966. Businesses that can be seen along the street include Needham's Stationary Store at 465 State, Rialto Coffee Shop at 475 State and Salem Fireplace Shop in the Masonic Temple Building at the corner of State and High Streets. On the right side of State Street, the spire of the Methodist Church can be seen. Shoppers continue along the sidewalks while 3 firetrucks block the street.
1966, December 6
Salem, Oregon; fires; firetrucks; hook and ladder truck; State Street; Masonic Temple; Fireplace Shop; Needham's Stationery & Office Supplies; Rialto Coffee Shop; High Street; Methodist Church