Print, Photographic

Object number
P9084
Date
November 1967
Description
A photograph depicting the donation of a rescue vehicle by the Newport Lodge of Elks in November 1967. John H. King, Jr., Lt. William H. Connerton, Jr., Mrs. Mary Connerton, and Department Chief Frank G. Moitoza can be seen standing next to the vehicle (left to right), which is parked in front of Cardines Field on Marlborough Street. The Newport Lodge of Elks donated Rescue trucks in 1949, 1959, and 1967. After this, the Newport Fire Department purchased their own trucks (in part, according to the donor, due to new government regulations).
Credit Line
Gift of George Pennachi
Subjects
Cardines Field
Elks Lodge
Fire Department, City of Newport
Marlborough Street
Related People & Organizations
Connerton, Mary, Mrs. (associated)
Connerton, William H., Jr. (associated)
King, John (associated)
Moitoza, Frank G., Department Chief (associated)
Pennachi, George (associated)