Firefighter, Skowhegan, ca. 1860

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Firefighter, Skowhegan, ca. 1860

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Description

A young member of the Skowhegan Fire Department posed for an ambrotype in about 1860 in full uniform, with his hat, bearing the number "3" on the table beside him.

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About This Item

  • Title: Firefighter, Skowhegan, ca. 1860
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Town: Skowhegan
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ambrotype
  • Dimensions: 6.3 cm x 5.1 cm
  • Local Code: 2007.215.013
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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