Fire Superintendent Arthur J. Heyd (with the white helmet, facing the fire) leads New Orleans firefighters in battling a fire at the Higgins Industries plant on the Industrial Canal, February 1, 1962. The fire caused $40,000 damage to a wood frame building that housed the firm's administrative offices. Fifteen pieces of NOFD equipment responded to the fire. One firefighter was injured by loose insulating material.

Photograph by T. J. Picone, Jr., Fire Prevention Division, NOFD.

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