• Richard F. Newcomb

    R. F. Newcomb. Portrait. Richard F. Newcomb (1837-1904) came to Quincy after the great Chicago fire of 1871 destroyed his Northwest Paper Company wholesale house. He boutht out the Quincy Paper Mill a…

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  • William "Buck" Hade (1850-1912)

    William "Buck" Hade, December 8, 1850- October 26, 1912. Buck Hade was a famous hose cart driver, one of the original Quincy volunteer firefighters and one of the first on the organized fire departmen…

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  • William "Buck" Hade (1850-1912)

    William "Buck" Hade, December 8, 1850- October 26, 1912. Buck Hade was a famous hose cart driver, one of the original Quincy volunteer firefighters and one of the first on the organized fire departmen…

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