Badge: Delegate firemans Ass. NY 1907
Metal, silk ribbon, enamel
Overall: 3 7/8 x 2 in. ( 9.8 x 5.1 cm )
Metal and red silk ribbon pin-back badge; top plaque inscribed "35TH ANNUAL CONVENTION/ DELEGATE" surmounted by helmet and horn and edged with laurel branches; beneath, circular image of indian holding bow and arrows is surrounded by border inscription: "SEAL OF THE CITY OF ELMIRA/ 1864." Bottom medal attached by metal ring and silk ribbon; central image of firefighter statue flanked by images of fire hydrant and ladder; inscribed at outer edges: "ELMIRE, N.Y./ AUG. 21-23 1907"; around inner border in blue enamel: "FIREMENS ASSN/ STATE OF N.Y."
Gift of Dr. Harold Riker Applegate
inscribed at back of badge: inscribed "C.G. / BRAXMAR CO/ N.Y."
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