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Catalog Number 1937.070.001
Object Name Certificate, Membership
Scope & Content Firemen's Fund Association membership certificate, printed by the Detroit Lithographic Office, and issued to Henry T. Moiles on April 5, 1880. The document bears the signatures of President Peter Smith[?], Treasurer James A. Elliott, and Secretary Patrick W.K. Eating, beside a green adhesive embossed Firemen's Fund Association seal. Illustrations of a firefighter speaking into a bugle, as two other firefighters hold a hose, as well as of a team of firefighters riding in an early self-propelled steam-driven fire engine are on the left side of the certificate. The certificate is mounted on linen.
Date 1880
People Moiles, Henry T.
Extent of Description 18.5" x 16.25"
Collection Fire Department
Search Terms Firefighters
Detroit Fire Department
Detroit Firemen's Fund Association
Detroit Lithographic Office
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