Tall black fire bucket, ochre-painted, rolled rim, rigid u-shaped leather handle; ochre painted identification: 'No. 1/ Joshua Hammond/ 1801'. Similar to 97.29.6. J. Hammond's youngest son was born in Newport in 1802; given in memory of Clarence C. Thurston, great great grandson of Joshua Hammond.
Credit LineGift of Marie L. Thurston
Object Typefire bucket
SubjectsFire Department, City of Newport
Related People & OrganizationsHammond, Joshua (associated)
Thurston, Marie L. (associated)