Badge: Veteran Fireman's Association

Title:
Badge: Veteran Fireman's Association
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Silk, metal, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 15.9 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Red ribbon and pin-back brass badge with gold metal trimming at top; circular brass badge at center of ribbon inscribed "VETERAN FIREMEN'S/ ASSOCIATION"; images of fire hydrant, horns, ladders and axes within fire hose border topped with helmet.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Chas G. Moller, 1930
Object Number: 
INV.10749
Gallery Label: 

According to an envelope with the object, the original owner of the ribbon was John Moller, a member of the organization, who later presented it to his nephew, Charles G. Moller Jr., in April of 1917.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group