On today's edition of Steam Culture, Brent gives us a history lesson in steam. He discusses Birdsill Holly, Jr., an entrepreneur and inventor who ultimately invented the fire hydrant. Birdsill was involved in a number of different ventures prior to the invention of the Holly Fire Protection System.
Originally, he started a business creating steam powered fire engines, which were way ahead of the times. Watch the video to learn about the other inventions Birdsill is responsible for.
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