Fire-Fighting Puzzle - Sectional Steamer & Hose - Milton Bradley, circa 1880. Complete sliced puzzle with 40 pieces and box. Pieces assemble to form a 5 x 3.5 panoramic street scene featuring four racing late 1800s horse-drawn fire wagons. The box and pieces are all in nice shape. One of the pieces has a very slight crease.
There are two variations of this puzzle, each showing different types of fire wagons. This example includes a chemical pumper wagon, a hose wagon, a water tower wagon, and a steam fire engine.
As of 2017, OCLC shows only one of these original puzzles held by an institution, Princeton, however, the New York Historical Society also has an example. There none for sale in the trade.
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