San Jancinto Museum of History

T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
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  • BOX, DONATION

  • CATEGORY: T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • MEASUREMENTS: 7 1/4"H x 5 3/4"W x 11 1/4"D
  • DATE MADE: mid 19th century

Description

Wooden donation box. Handle on back of box. Handrwitten in gold letters on one side "FIREMEN'S RELIEF FUND ASSOCIATION" and on the other side "ORGANIZED 1860." Drawer (b) with a porcelin knob slides out of the base of the box.


Provenance

Found in Houston Fire Station No. 1.

  • CREDIT LINE: Houston Fire Department


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