Chemical wagon

Collection Type

  • Transportation

Date

ca. 1901

GUSN

GUSN-175123

Description

Two wheeled wagon with metal chemical tank and metal hose basket with coiled rubber hose. The wheels are wooden with metal rims. The wheels, tank and hose are painted red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wagons (cargo vehicles)
wood (plant material)
metal
rubber (material)
Wagon, Chemical

Inscription

"Underwriters Laboratories Inc. Inspected fire extinguisher on wheels No: 2493." (Metal plate attached to underside)
"MFG. by Badger Fire Ex. Co Boston, Mass., U.S.A. Pat. Aug 28, 1900 Nov. 19, 1901 No__ 425 lbs test." (Brass seal on front of tank)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P079

Maker

Badger, Arthur C, Mr. (Inventor)
Badger Fire Ex Co. (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

55 x 32 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.502