Photograph of the Wiscasset Fire Society, 1886

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1886

GUSN

GUSN-18312

Description

Photograph of the Wiscasset Fire Society in 1886. 27 men are lined up in front of the Congregational Church on High Street holding their buckets and with their salvage sacks on the ground before them. A fire carriage with the numbers 18?3 is visible at the center of the photo. Joseph Tucker and Richard H. Tucker, Jr. are in the photograph. RHT is the 2nd man to the left of the pumper. Capt. Joseph Tucker is the 3rd man to the left of the pumper. The last man on the left is Joseph P. Tucker, a cousin.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographs
albumen prints
albumen process
albumen (egg white)
Albumen
PICTURE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Wiscasset Fire Society

Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895
Tucker, Joseph
Tucker, Joseph P.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

13.375 x 16.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.352

Places

Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Maine (United States)