Utah State Historical Society Classified Photo Collection
Utah State Historical Society
Fire extinction; Fire fighters; Artists; Actors; College presidents; College administrators; Militia
Ottinger, George M.
George M Ottinger was a well known Utah artist and actor, President of the Deseret Academy, volunteer fire fighter, and member of the Nauvoo Legion. Ottinger was a chief of the Salt Lake City Volunteer Fire Department from 1876-1883 and the first chief of the paid fire department.