1870s Patent Model Cabinet Card Firefighting Equipment



An original Cabinet Card dating to the 1870s of unknown firefighting equipment. This would have been submitted with the patent application. Looks to be a full suite of equipment including hose, ladder and possibly some style of extending scaffolding system. Barely visible photographers backstamp on the reverse side of mount looks to read Burnite Photographic Studios Harrisburg PA. Interestingly enough the large photographers backstamp looks to be in the shape of a fireman?s shield. Extremely unique.

6.5 in. x 4.25 in.

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