Harry Howard's helmet

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Title

Harry Howard's helmet

Description

fire helmet of Harry Howard, the most famous firefighter of his era (1840-1865), both in New York state and across the country.

Date

c. 1840

Year Conserved

2017

Holding Institution

FASNY Museum of Firefighting

Conservator

Rachael Perkins Arenstein and Eugenie Milroy of A.M. Art Conservation, LLC.

Amount Funded

$4,452.00

Collection

Citation

“Harry Howard's helmet,” Celebrating 20 years of the NYSCA/GHHN Conservation Treatment Grant Program, accessed December 7, 2021, https://ctg20.omeka.net/items/show/735.

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