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Title: Proctor Hospital, Peoria, Illinois, Photograph
Author/Creator: Unknown
Date: Unknown
Copyright: Peoria Fire Department
Description: This photograph shows Proctor Hospital in Peoria. On September 21, 1910, Firefighter Clifford Wyles of the Peoria Fire Department was killed in the line of duty while responding to an alarm at the hospital. Wyles was transported to the hospital via ambulance, where he was pronounced dead.
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