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Thomas Franklin's certificate.

Image ID: 804769

Thomas Franklin's certificate. (1882)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Thomas Franklin's certificate.

Published Date

: 1882

Depicted Date

: 1799

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 14 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "These are to certify that Thos. Franklin is pursuant to law nominated and appointed one of the engineer firemen of the New York. Decr. 30th, 1799. Bob Benson Clk." "Voluntrary aid."

Original Source

: From The story of the volunteer fire department of the city of New York. (New York : Harper, 1882) Sheldon, George William (1843-1914), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- fire department -- 1899 & earlier

Source Description

: 3 folders (115 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Fir-18

Digital ID

: 804769

Record ID

: 690913

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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