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Name Dale, Charles G., Jr.
Born Feb. 5, 1857
Place of Birth New York
Died Oct. 13, 1902

Associated Records

Image of Helmet, Fireman's - Fireman's Helmet

Helmet, Fireman's - Fireman's Helmet

Black leather fireman's helmet, rounded ribbed crown (with eight combs); curved brim; red frontpiece with white hook and ladder, inscribed, "MEDORA / 3 / CGD." Metal frontpiece holder is in the shape of an eagle's head. Helmet is labeled inside crown: "CAIRNS & BRO / 143 GRAND ST. N.Y. / [???] / VENTILATED HAT"; also makers plate under brim: "CAIRNS & BROTHER / 143 GRAND ST. NEW YORK." Handwritten markings on cloth lining are unclear, possibly "W H W." (Keywords: North Shore Fire Department, NSFD, Firefighter, Occupational Clothing)

Image of Certificate, Membership -

Certificate, Membership -

Fireman's membership certificate with the words: "FIRE DEPARTMENT / OF THE / Village of New Brighton, Staten Island. / RICHMOND COUNTY, NEW YORK. / This is to Certify That Charles G. Dale Jr / is an active Member of MEDORA HOOK & LADDER COMPANY, NO. 3 / of this Village and is entitled to all its rights and privileges /...;" dated May 17, 1887. (Keywords: North Shore Fire Department, NSFD, Firefighter, New York)