Date1821 – 1871
Nightstick made of wood w/ a hole near the top of the handle, evidently for a strap or cord for hanging it. It was used by William Henry Cranston (1821-1871), Mayor of Newport, 1857-1866.
Credit LineGift of Miss Douglas
SubjectsPolice, City of Newport
Related People & OrganizationsCranston, William Henry (associated)