Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Badge: Vet. Firemens

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Silk, metal, brass
Overall: 8 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 1/4 in. ( 22.2 x 6.7 x 0.6 cm )
White silk ribbon printed in blue ink with: "ORION/VETERAN FIREMEN'S/ASSOCIATION/OF NEW YORK CITY/NEW YORK TO NEW ORLEANS/February 27th, 1892......(various names).....Semper Idem/As we Journey through life let us/live by the way"; gold metal fringing at bottom; rectangular brass pin at top.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group