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Badge: truck No. 2 Mount Vernon F.D....Parade Aug. 1912

Object Number: 
INV.10571
Date: 
1912
Medium: 
Silk, metal, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 19 x 6 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
pin: "TRUCK NO. 2" badge: "MOUNT VERNON/FD/NY" ribbon: printed in gold: "GUEST OF COLUMBIAN/HOSE CO. OF /NEWBURGH NY/AT THE 40TH /ANNUAL CONVENTION/& PARADE/OF THE/VF ASSNS OF NY/HELD AT NEWBURGH, NY/AUG. 20-21-22-23, 1912"
Description: 
Red silk ribbon and metal badge suspended from brass pin; pin has "TRUCK NO. 2" printed against enamelled background; badge painted white with "MOUNT VERNON/FD/NY", connected to pin by American flag; ribbon printed with gold lettering: "GUEST OF COLUMBIAN/HOSE CO. OF /NEWBURGH NY/AT THE 40TH /ANNUAL CONVENTION/& PARADE/OF THE/VF ASSNS OF NY/HELD AT NEWBURGH, NY/AUG. 20-21-22-23, 1912"
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group