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Badge: ...Veteran Fireman's Association...September 1887

Object Number: 
INV.10376
Date: 
1887
Medium: 
Silk, metal, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 21.6 x 6.4 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
White ribbon with oval brass pin at top and gold fringing at bottom; printed in blue ink with: "As we journey through life/let us live by the way./VETERAN/FIREMEN'S/ASSOCIATION/OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK/CALIFORNIA EXCURSIONISTS, Headquarters: Pullman car/KEARSARGE......(names of cities)...."SEPTEMBER 1887"
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group