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1YThe American Firemen, Prompt to the Rescue. Print of Original Lithograph by Currier & Ives. Framed. 22 x 17 1/8 including frame. 10
2HThe Pennsylvania Fire Insurance Company. 1825 - 1925 Clock. Metal. 6 1/2 tall x 4 7/8 long. 22
3JHome Insurance Company Brass Letter Opener. Heavy Brass. Advertising Piece. "Compliments of the Home Ins Co. 1853 Fiftieth Anniversary 1903". 10
4IREPRODUCTION Fire Mark of Firemen's Insurance Company - Bulau 117. Heavy Metal. Wheel has 6 Spokes. Circular. 12 5/8 high x 11 1/4.15
5EPolicy. Aberdeen Fire and Life Assurance Company. Policy No. 1058 issued from Seventh day of September, 1827 to Twenty Fifth day of September, 1828. Premium was Eighteen Shillings Sterling covering a dwelling in Aberdeen for Loss against Fire. 20
5EReverse side of British Policy from 1827- to 1828. Policy is covered in a clear protector so that is what is seen in the two photos. 20
6DFire Patrol Badge, # 281, 2.5” wide and 2 1/8” high. Stamped silver metal. Reproduction 35
6DFire Patrol Badge, # 281, 2.5” wide and 2 1/8” high. Stamped silver metal. Reproduction. 35
7DKid’s Book- 5.5” x 6.25”, 28 pages of text and illustrations. 1951. In nice condition. Pass
8IICalifornia Insurance Co. Black Bear on Pedestal. 5 5/8 high x 2 inches at widest point. Medal.32
9KFire Alarm Pull Box FRONT. Only the Front. F.D. N.Y 143 (Fire Department. New York). 12 3/4 long x 9 1/2. Very Heavy. 36
10GPutnam Engine Co. No. 27. Presentation Piece to William Baulch Becoming Fireman for the City of Brooklyn. Aug. 3 1869. Wood Frame. Good condition for its age. Brown from Aging but some original gold on "P" "E" "C" "N" and "2l". Interesting Piece. 17 x 21 1/8 including frame.65
11EAAA California State Automobile Association. Auto Tag/Emblem/Sign. 3 x 4.14
12KFire Pumper Collectible entitled "Fire Alarms". From the National Fire Museum.15 inches long x 6 5/8 wide on wood base that is 1 inch. Very well made and Heavy. Picture #1 18
12KFire Pumper Collectible called "Fire Alarms." Has Serial Number 4649500. Picture #2.18
13QInsurance Advertising Match Holder. Used for Matches needed for the Kitchen. Front says "Compliments of New York Central Mutual Fire Insurance Co.. Edmeston, N.Y." Bottom says "Matches." 5 inches tall x 2 1/2 inches wide. Depth is 2 1/4 inches. Black Metal with Gold Lettering and Trim. 15
14FTiffany & Co Plate designed exclusive for Commercial Union. 1997. Hand in Hand Society. Fire Mark in Middle of Plate in Light Blue with Cobalt Blue on Outside. Gold Rim and Lettering. 10 3/4 diameter. Striking Plate. 10
14FBack Side of Commercial Union Hand in Hand Plate showing Tiffany & Co. 10
15HHMutual Assurance Co. Reproduction Fire Mark of Buau 40. Determined to be Repro by Auction Verification Committee. Cast Iron. Heavy. 8 1/8 x 8 6/16.26
16KLarge Fire Hose. Very Long. Metal End Pieces are 2 1/2 inches in diameter. 6
17HReproduction Fire Mark of Essex and Suffolk Equitable Insurance Society B731. Colchester, England. 1802 - 1911. Allied with Atlas Insurance in 1911 then Guardian Royal Exchange in 1968. Raised Border, Lettering and Crest. 7 3/4 x 6 1/8. Determined to be Reproduction by Verification Committee in 2019.5
18AUnited States Fidelity Guaranty Presentation Plaque. Brass Plaque to Agent Inscribed 1923. Entire wood plaque is 11 7/8 x 7 7/8. Pass
19GFireman's Brass Bell. Older Reproduction. Etched on Front "FIRE WARDEN 10 CHICAGO". 9 1/2 inches tall. Wood Handle. Base of Bell is 4 3/4 in diameter. Striker inside bell works well. 30
20JAdvertising Piece from Pennsylvania Lumbermen's Mutual Fire Insurance Company. Small Booklet 2 5/8 wide x 4. 48 pages. Cover Page has become detached from rest of booklet. Interesting information inside for an Insurance Company. It is "A Handbook of Recipes of Spirituous Drinks Gathered from Authoritative Sources". Entire booklet are drink recipes. No date on booklet but it is fragile and old. 5
21KShur Stop Fire Grenade. Separate Grenade that is Full. Shur Stop Holder Made by International Fire Equipment Corporation. Staten Island, NY. 5 1/2 high x 3 1/2 wide (give or take on the measurements).6
22SSterling Insurance Company. Sign. Cobleskill, New York. Made from a Wood Log. 17 x 9 5/8 with a depth of 3/4 inches. Edge of Sign has the original bark. Black and Red Lettering Pass
23QMatch Holder. Elmer A. Lord & Company. Automobile Insurance. 145 Milk St. Boston. Old Matches are inside the Match Holder. 1 1/4 x 1 7/8. 10
24NThe British Fire Mark Book. 1680-1879. by Brian Wright. New Book in original packaging. 15
25DBronze coupling from a fire hose. About 3.5” diameter and about 4” tall. Heavy.Pass
26EBook. The London Assurance. A Second Chronicle. By Bernard Drew. Hard Bound. Published 1949. 334 Pages.10
27LCamden Fire Insurance Association, Camden, New Jersey. Agency Plaque. Burl-wood. Very Detailed. 15 x 11 7/8. Brown Background with Raised Lettering and Coat of Arms of Lord Camden. Pass
28GFire Alarm Box by Simplex. Red. 4 7/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 3/4 depth. Includes Key.4
29BUnited Firemen's Ins. Co. Reproduction Fire Mark. . Oval. Cast Aluminum 10 1/4 x 8 5/8. Lettering is Raised. Red Pumper in Middle of Mark is Very Raised. 5
30IBrass Book Ends. Hartford Fire Insurance Company. 1810 - 1935. Each 5 3/8 tall x 4 1/4 wide15
31JWashington Fire & Marine Insurance Co. of Boston. Letter dated: New York, Nov. 19, 1886. Very good condition for its age.Pass
32CCFire Memorabilia. Heavy Brass Hot Place. Handle is a Ladder. 10 1/2 inches tall x 6 1/2 inches wide. Helmet, Various Ladders, Fire Hydrant and More. Interesting Piece.12
33EBooklet. Our Fire-Fighters. by John Anderson. Printed 1944 in Great Britain. Hard-Bound. 106 pages. 4
34LBadger Mutual Fire Insurance Company Paperweight/Advertising Piece. Metal. 3 1/2 x 2 1/4. 15
35GFireman's Cloth Hat. Has a Metal Pin Permanently Attached to Front Area of Side. 11 3/4 inches long.Pass
36JI.L.M Ins. Advertising Piece. (Indiana Lumberman's Mutual Insurance} Heavy Metal. 5 1/4 x 4 1/4. 30
37KPresto C B Fire Extinguisher. Merlite Industries. Brass. 9 1/2 long x 1 1/2 diameter. 4
38QFour Wood Printer Blocks. 2 say "Insurance." 2 that are "L" shaped say Insurance and something else. Pass
39AAUnion and Rhine Insurance Company. Berlin, Germany. Reproduction fire mark of E144 A9. 3/4x 6 7/8. Made by Walter E. Lee Company. Composite MaterialPass
40HGlen Falls Insurance Co. Advertising Paperweight/Mirror. Frank Roberts, Manager, Philadelphia Office. 136-8 So. Fourth St. Mirror on Reverse Side. 3 3/4 diameter.2
41DFireman’s Fund Lucite paperweight. NOS with original box. Has miniature 1985 stock certificate suspended in lucite.8
42GLunch Box. "Emergency" LA County Firemen rescuing people from a fire on one side and rescuing kids from a building on other side. Various pictures on the sides of lunch box. Circa 1973 by Universal Television. Mfg: Aladdin Industries, Nashville.7 13/16 wide x 6 3/4 x 3 1/2 depth. No Thermos. 16
43AAHartford Fire Ins. Co. Reproduction Fire Mark of Bulau 71. Composite Material. Black with Gold Lettering and Border. 5 1/2x 9 1/2.8
44KNew York Fire Department Examination Questions. Two Hardbound Books. Copyright 1929. One Book is 468 pages and Second Book is 299 pages. Pass
45BReproduction Fire Mark of Royal Insurance Company Bulau 896. Mounted on Wood in Same Shape as Mark. 10 x 13 1/2 including the Wood Backing. Nice Display Piece10
46KFire Grenade is full. Has Original Metal Container for the Grenade. Made by Red Comet Fire Extinguisher Company. 8 3/4 tall x 4 inches across at its widest point.Pass
47GOld Metal Letter Opener. National Fire Insurance of Hartford on one side and Lightly Etched Emblem with National of Hartford on other side. 7 3/8 long12
48BFootprints of Assurance ADDENDUM Volumes I and II. Published by the FMCA in 1975. This is a continuation of Fire Marks that are NOT in the Bulau book.17
49LPoster - Hold on to Uncle Sam's Insurance. The Strongest, Safest and Cheapest Insurance in the World. Framed with a nice Black Frame - Glass needs to be cleaned. 17 9/16 x 12 7/8 (including frame). 26
50TThe Fireman's Family. Cameo Pitcher of Bisque Porcelain. Issued by The Mount Hope Estate & Winery as part of the Firefighters Series of Commemorates. Issued in 1983. Certificate of Authenticity comes with the Pitcher. Cameo on both sides of Pitcher. 5 inches tall. 5
51LAetna Casualty & Surety Co. Sign. Interesting Shape. Brown Wood Grain Look as Background with Cream Lettering and Cream Frame. 20 1/2 long x 13 1/4 wide. 10
52NBrass Advertising 100th Anniversary, Northern Assurance Co.of London. 1836 - 1936. Around the Outside Rim are Round Pictures of Fire Marks, Fire Pumpers, Fire Trucks. 5 1/4 inches in diameter. 5
53CCPhiladelphia Contributionship 228th Annual Report 1980. Pamphlet. 36 pages.5
54IReproduction Fire Mark of Bulau 166 - Associated Firemen's Insurance Company. Baltimore. Reviewed by the Auction Verification in 2018 and determined to be Repro - reasons: Flat Back/no Spru/Grinding. 15
55LMillers National Insurance Company. Calendar. Aluminum Front with Cardboard Backing. Black and Silver Background with Silver Lettering. Bottom has 31 Date Cards with a Saying on each one of them. Very Good Condition. Made by Rapid Signs, Chicago. 14 7/16 x 10. 10
56DTwo metal belt buckles which depict three dimensional fire engines. Heavy. Probably circa 1970s.Pass
57CPamphlet. Fire Marks of the United Firemen's Insurance Company of Philadelphia. 14 pages. Prepared by Albert Wills, Thomas Tye and Robert Shea. 1991. 2
58JAdvertising Pad of Paper for The Pennsylvania Fire Insurance Company. Each piece of paper has the company name at top. The Back has the following: 1825 - 1900. Seventy Fourth Annual Statement. then the name of the Company with the Capitol, Net Surplus and Total Assets of the Company as of January 1st 1900. Below that are the names of the officers. 5 3/4 x 2 7/8. Pass
59GFireman's Helmet Shield. Independent Fire Co 2. Annapolis, Maryland. Black Leather and Lettering. Pass
60IAmerican Insurance Group. Advertising Paperweight. Front has raised etching of "1846 - 1946" with Home Office Building. Bottom says "100th Anniversary American Insurance Group Newark, New Jersey." 2 1/2 x 4. Back has two raised "feet" at top but not at bottom. Made that way so it tilts at a slight angle. 9
61ENorth American Reinsurance Booklet. "following the fortunes". History of the Reinsurance Insurance Company. Soft Bound. Published in 1964. 32 pages2
62PSign made of Composite Wood type Material. Dark Brown Background. Raised Lettering that Says "Old Fire Marks used by Insurance Company of North America. Four Raised Fire Marks with their Dates shown plus a raised plaque that explains what Fire Marks are. 20 1/4 x 12 3/8. 18
63HLondon Assurance Paper Clip. Gold Background with Black Background on the Fire Mark and Gold Lettering on Mark. 2 3/4 x 2 1/8. 2
64GBrass Fire Nozzle. Heavy. 12 inches long. 3 5/8 diameter at widest opening and 1 1/2 inches at narrow opening. 8
65XUnited Fireman's Reproduction Fire Mark of Bulau 313 or 314. Determined by the Auction Committee in 2018 to be a Reproduction. Cast Iron. 11 3/4 x 9 1/4.Pass
66APenn Mutual Fire Insurance Co. West Chester, PA. Agency Plaque. Composite Material. 13 1/4 10 3/8. Brown/Gold Background with Raised Gold Lettering and Raised Picture of Penn's Group meeting the Indian Group. 15
67QMatch Holder. Advertising. Compliments of S.C. Sumpter. Real Estate and Insurance. Des Moines, IA. Aluminum Material. 4 3/8 x 1 1/2. 5
68KRhode Island Insurance Co. Contents Insurance Policy that ran from March 3, 1930 to March 3, 1931. Insured the Wahoo Hatchery in Wahoo, Nebraska for $3000 covering stock and furniture. Pass
69KBrass SodAcid Fyr-Fyter. Fire Extinguisher. Manufactured by the Fyr-Fyter Company. Dayton, Ohio. 23 3/4 tall x 7 inch diameter at base. Empty. 10
70VFire Protection Handbook. Hard Bound Book. Published by National Fire Protection Association in 1969. Thirteenth Edition. Exact number of pages is unknown without counting. But a whole lot. The book is 3 1/4 inches thick. Pass
71LU.S.F&G Baltimore, Maryland. Insurance Plaque. 10 7/8 x 12 1/2 Composite Wood Material.5
72CCReproduction Fire Mark of Copper INA Bulau #51. Cast Iron. 11 x 8 1/2. VM Mark on back side. 15
73IHartford Fire Insurance Company. Paperweight. Front Side has Raised picture of their Building, the Stag on Top, 1810 -1921 on sides of top and Company name on bottom. Back side has an Airplane View of the company buildings. Brass.7
74SWm. H. McGee & Co., Inc. Since 1887. Marine Insurance. Plaque. Circular and Convex. 11 1/8 inches. Silver Background with Silver Raised Lettering and Sea Horse. Pass
75JHome Insurance Company. Very Old Advertising Give-away. Ruler on One Side - bottom says "Insures Against Loss and Damage by Fire, Lightning and Tornadoes".Other Side has a Calendar for the Year 1889. Shows Cash Assets of $8,084,146.88 as of July 1, 1888. Unbelievable good condition if this dates to 1889. 3
76ZGermantown Mutual Fire Insurance - Reproduction Fire Mark of Bulau 153. Cast Iron. 11 1/8 x 7 7/8. 29
77MCentennial Insurance Company. New York. Agency Plaque. 10 x 10. 1/2 inch high. Pass
78GGThe New England Agency Mutuals. 1879-1979. Hardbound Book. Never Opened - still in plastic wrap. So number of pages are unknown. Pass
79QMassachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. Advertising Mirror. Around Outside of Front Side says "G.A.Lindholme. 301 Old Colony Building, Des Moines, Iowa. Dial 3-4205." Damage to Front Center where it has torn. All pieces are there except small part of the right side of M in center. Reverse Side is a Mirror. Pass
80ERoyal Insurance Company, Ltd. Brass Paper Holder. Advertising. "One Hundredth Anniversary. 1845 - 1945". Heavy Brass. 9 1/2 x 6 1/8. 10
81IInsurance Company of North America Sign. Made from Composite Wood Material. Four of the INA Fire Marks with dates as well as Fire Pumper and Lettering. All Raised. 18 x 12. 8
82IFire Paper Coasters with Fire Pumper on each. Pass
83BBValiant Hose No. 2 Plaque. Composite Material. Heavy for its size. 10 v 3/8 x 5 3/16. Black Background. Border, Yellow Lettering and Red/Black Fireman Raised. 8
84DTrade Card. Large (4” by 7”) card advertising a 1907 Auto Chemical Fire Engine that is for sale by Combination Ladder Company. Blank back. Neat photo of Engine.Pass
85HLondon & Lancashire Fire Insurance Company. Advertising Paperweight. Glass with Emblem on Bottom. 3 1/8 diameter. 5
86GFire Truck Toy with Detachable Ladders. Red. Metal. Heavy for its size but not a lot of precise detail in the Casting when made. 6 1/4 x 2 1/4. 18
87AChester County Mutual Insurance Company. Coatesville, PA. Plaque. Composite Wood Background with Gold Metal on top. Lettering and Phoenix Emblem are Raised. 10 1/8 x 10 1/4.Pass
88EEMatted Print but not Framed. Pencil Sketch. A Fire Engine in a Siberian Town. Sketch by our special artist, Mr. Julius M. Price. Signed Fred Pegram Eec. 11 1/2 x 9 1/4 with Matt.Pass
89BBPhiladelphia Contributionship. Common Reproduction similar to Fire Mark Bulau #5. Heavy. Composite Material. Black with Gold Arms and No. 906. 10 7/8 x 7 1/2.5
90CCAmerican Fire Marks -Modern, Spurious - Reproductions. Soft-Bound Book. Compiled by Al Wills, Produced by INA Corporation 1974. 56 Pages.5
91AAReproduction Fire Mark of B191 - Associated Firemens Co of Pittsburg. FIRE COMPANY with Fire Man blowing his Trumpet. Metal. 8 x 7 1/2. Black, Red and Gold Colors. 5
92DNeat old pin depicting a fireman with red, white and blue ribbons showing a hand pumper and reading “Firemen’s Celebration and Tournament”. Believed to be pre-1910 but undated12
93LMaryland Casualty Company. Advertising Mirror. Milwaukee Office. Mirror on Reverse Side. Pass
94KLiverpool & London & Globe Insurance Company. Domestic Servants Policy (now would be called a workers compensation policy). Policy Period is 13th day of May 1907 to 24th day of June 1908. The policy covers the one employee whose occupation was Coachman, Gardener & Handyman. Location: Waterford, Ireland. Pass
95HFire Sign from Mutual Fire Prevention Bureau, Chicago, Ill. "FIRE Look Your Plant Over Thoroughly Before LOCKING." Tin. 3 1/8 x 2 7/8. Black Background. Lettering and Border in Gold. 5
96EBook. Hard Bound. 75th Anniversary 1916 - 1991. Auto-Owners Insurance. 133 Pages. History of Insurance Company in Print and Pictures. 5
97HPhoenix of London Advertising Plaque/Sign. 11 7/8 x 7 7/8. Not Heavy- probably lightweight tin or aluminum. Some Damage on bottom left of "L" in London and by the 4 holes. 5
98JFive Old Insurance Ink Blotters. They are: Atlas Assurance, Hartford Fire 1954 Calendar, Grocers Cash Deposit Mutual Fire Insurance; New Jersey Fire Insurance and Hartford Fire Insurance. Pass
99IFire Truck by Tootsietoy. 1970. Metal Truck with Plastic Ladder attached it moves up and down. Truck is 6 5/8 x 1 5/8. Pass
100ELloyd's of London Booklet. History of Lloyd's. 40 pages. No publish date except the financials show from 1984. 12 3/4 tall x 8 3/4 wide. Also included is a small Booklet - Lloyd's of London, A Sketch History. 24 pages and other individual pieces of paper from Lloyd's. 3
101OSigns of Insurance. Hardback Book. by Edward Tufts and Lynne Leopold-Sharp. Published by the Fire Mark Circle of the Americas in 1991. 148 Pages 1 of 2 for sale. Reference Guide for Insurance Signs. 16
102ESigns of Insurance Book. by Edward Tufts and Lynne Leopold-Sharp. A Fire Mark Circle of the Americas Publication from 1991. Excellent Reference Book on Insurance Company Signs. Signs in the FMCA auction utilize the numbering system from this book. Hardback Book. 148 pages. 1 of 2 sign books up for sale. 15
103GReproduction Fire Mark of the Philadelphia Green Tree. Bulau 22-28. Reviewed by the Auction Verification Committee in 2018. They said: "Not Original Board" "Creatively Numbered & Coated to Look Like Original First Issue" "Modern Nails" "Tree is Not Magnetic" "Tree Has no Definition of Leaves, especially on Left Side" "Right Side of Trunk indicates Metal containing Zinc." .20
104GBrass Bottle Opener with Associated Fireman Fire Mark Bulau 166. 4 1/4 inches long x 1 7/8 inches long.15
105UThe Andover Companies. Large Advertising Plate for hanging. Heavy for its size. 10 3/4 inches in diameter. 8
106LPhoenix Assurance Co. of New York. Agency Plaque. Interesting Plaque. Milwood Material. 11 5/8 x 9 3/4. Gold Bolder and Edging. Gray Background with Raised Phoenix coming out of the Flames. Gold, and Blue Coloring. Pass
107HFireman's Pin. Plaza Vol. Fire & Rescue. Virginia Beach. Past Captain. 1982. 2 3/4 x 1 3/4. 12
108QAetna Advertising Item. Metal Ruler that pulls out and retracts. Pass
109FAlliance Assurance Office Agency. Brass Sign. Heavy. Natural Brass Background with White Lettering. 12 3/8 x 7 7/8. Minor Damage to sign on "I" of Alliance. 10
110GFireman's Helmet Shield. Rescue. 286. Flower. Red Leather on Front of Shield with with Red Lettering. Back has Gold Lettering showing Paul Conway Shields, New Berlin, WI 53151 as Maker. Pass
111IReproduction Fire Mark of the Green Tree. Cast Iron. 11 x 830
112GV.F.D. Made in United States of America for Mar Toys. Tin. Fire Items Shown. Same Display on both Sides. The two pieces do not fit together. Both have metal "legs" - three on each side. 5
113HMacClary Stabler Insurance. Advertising Thermometer. 105 E. Main St. Endicott - N.Y. Phone 5-3646. Coated Aluminum. 12 7/8 long x 3 1/2 wide. Pass
114SFootprints of Assurance. by Alwin Bulau. Published in 1953. The Reference Book of Fire Marks. One of two available for sale. Pass
115EFootprints of Assurance. Hard Bound Book. by Alwin Bulau. Published in 1953. The "Bible" for Fire Marks Reference Material. 319 pages. One of two available for sale. 15
116JLondon and Lancashire Fire Insurance Company, ltd. Motor Car Record Book. Inside First page is Calendar for 1918 and Inside Last page is Calendar for 1919. 5 1/2 long x 3. A few pages have writing. Good condition for its age. Pass
117HDubuque Fire and Marine Insurance Company. Advertising Paper Clip. 2 x 2. 5
118DOld Tag Topper identifying the bearer as a “Marion Fireman”. Assuming this is from Marion, Illinois. 12” by 4”20
119KSun Life Assurance of Canada Advertising Envelope. Postmark is Oct. 4 1913 from Philadelphia, PA. 2 cent stamp on envelope. In protective slip.Pass
120FFOval Plaque. Welcome Volunteer Fire Company. 1906 - 1976. Pride in Service. Oaklyn, N.J. In Gold Lettering. Red Fire Truck in Middle of Plaque. Gold Rim with Black Background. Composite Material. Back has "The Artcaster 19438" Engraved. Oval. 10 10/16 x 6 3/4.Pass
121HThe Real Estate Title Insurance & Trust Co of Philadelphia. Paperweight. Made in 1926. 2
122JAdvertising Pad of Paper for The Franklin Fire Insurance Co. of Philadelphia. Small in Size. 3 5/8 x 2 1/8. Back Side has the following words in Big Letters "FIRE" "AUTO" "Marine". 3
123FU.S.F&G, Baltimore, Maryland. Agency Plaque. Shield Shape. Burl-Wood? 12 1/2 x 11 1/4. 5
124CFMC Freeport Motor Casualty Company. Advertising for 30th Anniversary. 1919 - 1949. Cover Folder with 2 Booklets "The Home Office at Work". 14 pages. Lots of Pictures of how the Insurance Companies looked in 1949. Plus copy of Newspaper article from 1984 on how Freeport, Illinois became the "Hartford of the West." Pass
125IGold Colored "Fire Department" Buttons from the New York Fire House. With Original Red Case. 8
126SPeerless Insurance Company. Keene, New Hampshire. Agency Plaque. Wood. 15 5/8 x 10 3/8 Made by Cheshire Signs. Dark Burgundy Background. Lettering is White, Gold or Gold with White Edge. Small Nicks in Wood at Bottom Left and Top Right of Plaque.5
127HPaperweight/Advertising Piece. Pearlstone and Elliott Insurance - Bonds. RAndolph 4344. Red Leather Piece Stitched Together. 2 1/2 diameter x 1/4 depth.10
128EHorse Drawn Pumper Metal Toy. 2 3/4 long x 1 1/2 wide. With Original Box but box is Not in great shape. Circa 2000. Pass
129AAReproduction of Bulau 1078. Compagnie de Bruxelles Society. Brussels, Belgium. Composite Material. Back of Mark has a Walter E Lee, Inc. Sticker. 10 1/2 x 8 3/4. Raised Gold Figure and Lettering. Raised Border with Gold On Outside. Pass
130IPaperweight. The American Fire Philada. 3 x 4 inches. 1/2 inch thick. 17
131PBook. One Hundred Years. by Jerome Gray. Hardbound. Short History of Fires, Methods of Fighting Fires during Past 100 Years. Reproductions of Etchings of Historical Buildings in Philadelphia and Drawings of old Fire Apparatus and House Marks. And Brief Story of the Franklin Fire Insurance Company in Philadelphia. Copyright 1929 by The Franklin Fire Ins. Co. 82 pages.3
132GBrass Paperweight. Bottom Front says "Home Office New Jersey Fire Insurance Co. Newark, New Jersey. Rest of Front has Raised Picture of Home Office Building. 4 Brass "feet" on bottom. 3 13/16 tall x 2 1/4 wide. 3
133AEagle Star Insurance Company Limited. Agency Plaque. Lucite Material with the Round Plaque Protected Inside. 11 3/4 x 11 3/4.Pass
134N6 Highland Park F C No. 1, Member Plates. Five are Brass from Years 1935, 1940, 1948, 1949 and 1950. One is Heavy Paper from 1977. Each are 3 3/4 x 1 14/1610
135JThe Franklin Insurance Company of Philadelphia. On Reverse Side "90th Anniversary Greetings. 1829 - 1919" Metal Advertising Piece. Circular. 2 13/18 diameter. Front and Back are Worn but Still Readable Up Close. 6
136IIWashington County Mutual Insurance Company. Granville, New York. Insurance Policy. Number 103362. Policy Period: Fifth day of July 1850 to Fifth day of July 1855. Very Good Condition. No Tears or Discoloration. 5
137EOld Insurance Company Pins. 28 mounted in shadow box. Picture has the company ID names for most of the pins. Note - the one for United Pacific Reliance which WAS on the second row in the middle is NOT there. Pass
138DSchool Lesson Notebook with Firefighting imagery on the cover. Many pages are filled with writing done by a student on various subjects. Dated 1915.12
139IPreferred Fire Insurance Company. 1917 - 1967. Paperweight/Advertising Piece. Metal. 2 3/4 Diameter.3
140HPhiladelphia Insurance Companies. Insurance Agency Plaque. Wood Base with Black Background and Gold Lettering and Liberty Bell.Pass
141GBelt Buckle. Gold Plated Metal with Cream Background. Red, Blue and Gold Emblem on Front. Gold Fire Items in Center with "VFD" at Bottom. Pass
142HAdvertising Thermometer. Rollingstone Mutual Fire Insurance, 1883 - 1983. White Coated Aluminum. Black Lettering and Temperature with Red Border 13 x 3 5/8.Pass
143FAtlas Assurance Company Reproduction Fire Mark. Mark is Rectangular and mounted on Wood Board. Note at bottom says "A Modern Representation of the Original Atlas Fire Mark used between 1808 and 1876." Mark is 6 10/16 x 10 11/16. Back of Wood has both a stand for tabletop and chain for wall mounting.Pass
144FHartford Insurance Sign/Plaque. Composite Wood Backing with Picture Laminated on Front. Right Side says "Hayden's Keg. A symbol of faith that linked North and South during the Civil War." Explains how Hartford Insurance (in the North) paid a fire claim 5 years later to A.W. Hayden (in the South) once the war was over and he was able to file the claim. Pass
145KAttleborough Mutual Fire Insurance Company. Attleborough, Mass. Insurance Policy. Five Year Insurance policy to cover the Barn for $350 for the peril of fire. Premium was $3.50. POLICY PERIOD WAS 1ST DAY OF JUNE 1875 TO FIRST DAY OF JUNE 1880. Policy is in Excellent Condition2
146BRoyal Insurance Plaque Reproduction of Royal's Fire Mark. Made from Composite Material. 11 x 9 1/4. 1/2 depth. 5
147KBrass Small Fire Extinguisher. 5 1/2 long x 1 1/2 wide. 3
148CBooklet. The Philadelphia Contributionship. 237th Annual Report. 1989. 13 pages2
149LThe Halifax Insurance Company of Hallifax, Nova Scotia. Agency Plaque. Burlwood. Pass
150JBook. A Century of Achievement. Springfield Fire and Marine Insurance Company. 1849 to 1949. Published 1949. 66 pages Pass
151AForemost Insurance Company. Wood Agency Plaque. 5 10/16 x 8 9/16. Untreated wood on back with "Representing" Foremost Insurance Company and a smiling sun on front in Yellow, red and black.Pass
152KFire Fighter's Spanner Wrench. Seco Mfg, Inc. 2 1/2 Marked on tool. 10 1/2 inches long. Used to Loosen or Tighten the Connections (couplings) on Fire Hose.8
153JThree Insurance Ink Blotters. Dorchester Mutual Fire Insurance 1855 - 1940. Quincy Mutual Fire Insurance Co. Shows Financial Statement for January 1, 1933. T.J. Ingram, General Agent Fortieth Anniversary 1898 - 1933. Telling about a Fire- Fighting racket over 2000 years ago. Note - this Blotter is torn on left side. Pass
154DNicely illustrated ribbon given out by the Cataract Hose Co. No. 2 of Akron, NY at Oakfield on Sept. 2, 1907Pass
155GFireman's Helmet Shield. Vanguard Eng 2. Number 463. WIFD. Black and Red Leather with White Lettering. Back has gold lettering showing Paul Conway Shields, New Berlin, WI 53151 as Manufacturer. Pass
156DDBronze Medallion with Raised Bust of George Washington in Middle. First in the Hearts of Countrymen 1732 - 1932 Around the Outside. Raised Border and Lettering. Back Side in Small Lettering says "Copyright 1931 by Automobile Mutual Insurance Company of America. Made by Gorham" 7 7/8 in diameter. 8
157KKiddle Brass Fire Extinguisher with Metal Holder. Appears to be Empty. 12 3/4 high x 3 inch diameter - NOT including the holder.6
158QLumbermens Mutual Insurance Co. Mansfield, Ohio. Advertising Plaque/Sign. Fight with Us Against Fire. Lightweight Composite Material (Tin?) with Heavy Cardboard Backing. 11 x 7 7/8. 20
159LHelmet. The Hartford Wilson Style Jet Cap. Hard White Plastic Material. Hartford Logo on the Front.Pass
160VBook. The Historical Collection of Insurance Company of North America. 1792 - 1967. Published 1967. 213 pages. 4
161FHannover Insurance Advertising Piece dated 1980. Convex. 2 1/4 tall x 1 1/4 wide. Has small holes on sides for mounting. Nice Looking Detail on the Front. Pass
162KHarmonia Fire Insurance Company. Stock Certificate. Dated Twenty Second day of August 1930.Pass
163RInsurance by The Hartford Agency Plaque. Lucite Front in Cream; Hartford Stag in Middle in Gold; Black Lettering. 11 5/8 x 11 5/8 3
164SHeavy Cardboard INSURANCE Sign. Whimsical Piece. 30 x 14 1/4. Bend in Sign in the Second "N". No rips or holes in outside covering. Pass
165FPicture Reprint with Black Frame. Bottom of Picture says "A foreman and members of the fire brigade of the Sun Fire Office. circa 1808. The emblem of the Sun appeared on the badges worn on the left arm of the watermen as well as on their fire caps." Some stains to picture or inside glass. Can't tell without taking it apart. 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 including frame.Pass
166GThree Wood Advertising Rulers. 1. Fireman's Fund Company. 2. Young & Bill Fire Insurance. 3. General Accident Fire & Life Assurance. 2
167EBrass Nozzle. 9 7/8 long x 2 5/16 diameter at open end. Pass
168ARepublic Insurance Group. Since 1903. Dallas, Texas. Agency Plaque. Plastic Material made to look like Wood Material. 7 7/8 x 9 7/8. Pass
169CC10th Anniversary FMCA - St. Louis, MO 1982 given to members whom attended the Convention in St. Louis. The Arch On Ivory Base.2
170DNewark, NJ Fire Department Manual of Calisthenic Exercises and First Aid to the Injured published in 1916. Well Illustrated with exercises of the day. 32 pages. 4” by 5”Pass
171SRoland Rechtsschutz Versicherungen Agency Sign. Metal. Raised Gold Lettering on Blue Background. 15 3/4 x 6 1/4. Pass
172KEagle Hose No. 2. Reproduction Fire Mark of INA Copper B51. Oval. Composite Material. 10 1/2 x 8 1/4. Black Background with Raised Border. Eagle and Lettering in Gold and Raised. 10
173CInsurance Paper Items. 1 and 2: Payment receipts dated Oct 30, 1888 and Nov 6, 1889. 3. Envelope from Hayes & Cleaveland, General Insurance Agents. Rock Island, Ill. Post Mark appears to be Nov 1834. (per Google, Stampless letters were phased out after July 1, 1847.) All in good condition for their age. Pass
174HTravelers Insurance Advertising Plaque/Sign. Crafted by MTM Recognition. Oklahoma City, OK Gold Color. 11 3/8 x 8 3/8. Heavy for its Size. 5
175CBooklet. Journal of the Fire Mark Circle. UK. 1984. Golden Jubilee Edition. 1934 - 1984. 60 pages.Pass
176GFireman's Fund Ins. Co. S.F. on Front of Paperweight with Fire Man's Helmet and "A Leader in Dwelling Fire Since 1863" Raised on the Back. Advertising Piece. 3 1/2 x 2 5/83
177IIConnecticut Fire Insurance Co. Hartford. Paperweight. 4 x 2 1/2. Extremely Good Condition.13
178KBook. History of the Johnstown Flood. Hardbound. 459 Pages. Copyright by Willis Fletcher Johnson in 1889. Published by Edgewood Publishing Co., 10
179GEngine Engine. A Story of Fire Protection. Copyright 1939 by Harold Vincent Smith for the Home Insurance Company. 64 pages. Lots of great pictures of Fire Engines, Fire Marks and Fire Hats, Helmets and Shields. 9
180CCHow an 18th Century Insurance Idea Saves Money for Pennsylvania Homeowners Today. Pamphlet by the Philadelphia Contributionship. July 1981. 17 pages. 1
181KSaturday Evening Post Magazine Advertisement for Insurance Company of North America (INA) from 1947. 13 3/8 x 10 1/4.1
182MUSAIG Agency Plaque. Teal Background with Gold Airplane and Lettering for United States Aircraft Insurance Group. Silver frame came with the Plaque. 7 3/8 x 9 1/4.3
183ISmall Paperweight. Replica of the Fire Mark of the Philadelphia Contributionship. Paperweight Given away in the past by the Insurance Carrier. 1 7/8 x 2 5/8.Pass
184JThe Story of the Norwich Fire Marks. Pamphlet. 36 Pages. Lots of Great Pictures. Published 1994. Pass
185SFire Advertising Mirror Top and to the Right has "T of R," Ladder, "F D", Fire Hydrant. Black Background with Red Raised Items on outside of Mirror. 7 x 7 1/4. Pass
186JPolish Insurance Policy in Polish but covering a location in Wisconsin. Henrietta - Greenwood - Unionska. Vzajemna Proti Ohni Pojistovaci Spolecnost, Policy period is 2 Ledna 1918 to 2 Ledna 1923 -which translates in English to 2 January, 1918 to 2 January, 1923. Very Good Condition. But, can't read much else. Pass
187HU.S.F.G. Paperweight with Slightly Raised Emblem on Front. Back says "Fifty Years of Insurance and Suretyship. 1896 - 19463
188PBook. Vance on Insurance. Hardbound. by William Vance and Buist Anderson. Handbook on the Law of Insurance. 1290 Pages. Published 1951, third edition.4
189FHarleysville Insurance Sign. Harleysville, Pennsylvania. Given to their agencies. 13 1/4 x 10 1/8. Wood. Cream Lettering and Picture of their Headquarters with Green Border and Oval with HMI inside. Three scratches in wood on Left Side (below "Harleysville" and on "I" of Insurance. Pass
190ESmall Framed Picture. Shows Lots of People (Men and Women) along with Horses and Fire Fighting Equipment Going to the Fire. No Lettering on Picture or White Edging but on far right one of the equipment reads "Phoenix Fire Office." Picture is Dark or Faded but in Good Condition. Actual Picture is 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 but with frame and edging it is 9 1/4 x 5 1/2.15
191LMaryland Casualty Company. Agency Sign. Baltimore. Wood Like Material that looks Shellacked. Self Wood Color Border with Cream Background. Black Lettering except for Red Lettering for "Casualty Insurance" "Surety Bonds". Mfg by Pyraglass, Inc. Newburgh, N.Y. 16 3/8 x 10 3/8. Pass
192LGranite Paperweight from Fireman's Fund. Advertising that they wrote Boiler & Machinery Insurance. 3 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 5/8 depth.Pass
193KAmber Advertising Mug. West Hamilton Beach Fire Department. Mardi-Gras. Fireman's Fair 1975. 5 1/2 inches tall.Pass
194FThe Manhattan Fire and Marine Insurance Company. Agency Plaque. Burl-wood. 11 3/4 x 12 3/8. Dark Brown Background. Border is Extremely Raised. Lettering and Emblem is Raised but not as much. Pass
195HVolunteer Fireman Grave Marker. Heavy. Metal. Top has Fire Items - such as Helmet, Ladder, Axe in Center. Colors are Red, Black and Yellow with Gray Background. 22
195HVolunteer Fireman Grave Marker. Metal. 30 inches tall x 6 1/2 inches wide. 22
196CCWood Box with FICo and Fire Pumper hand stitched on top. Handcrafted by LJ Hedges for FMCA Convention in Philadelphia 1981. 3 5/8 x 2 3/4 x 1 5/8 tall. 5
197HProvidence Washington Insurance Company Agency Plaque. Lucite Material. Black and Clear Background with Gold Lettering. Scratch on Bottom but only noticeable if close up. 11 7/8 x 7 7/8.Pass