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Title 1856 certificate signed by C[ornelius]. V. Clickener (Hoboken's first mayor) certifying James Miller as member of the Hoboken Fire Department.
Object Name Certificate, Membership
Catalog Number 2001.146.0001
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Gift of Frank Balogh
Scope & Content Hoboken Fire Department Certificate no. 192 certifying that James Miller is a member of the Hoboken Fire Department, Hoboken, Dec. 20, 1856 and signed by Samuel W. Carey, City Clerk and C.V. Clickener, Mayor. Printed sheet ca. 8-1/4" long x 5-1/8" high, irregularly trimmed.

The reverse has the holographic ink notation at the top left edge: James Miller | Paid. There are also several numbers in pencil below. Just right of center is an ink signature: J.W. Van Baekerck, Chief Engineer.

(It was previously framed ca. 1940-50: frame was removed; label is imaged. The backing board had paper label for Charles Braun, Window Shades and Picture Frames, 612 Washington St., Hoboken, N.J. cf. image 5 in this record.)
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People Miller, James
Clickener, Cornelius V.
Carey, Samuel
Van Baekerck, J.W.
Date 1856
Year Range from 1856
Year Range to 1856
Search Terms Hoboken Fire Department
612 Washington St.
Charles Braun, Window Shades & Picture Frames
Imagefile 008\20011460001.JPG
Classification Government & Politics
Social & Personal Activity