About this object
Portrait of a group of firemen. The group is posed in three rows in front of a building clad in corrugated iron. The men are thought to have belonged to either the Spit or the Napier Volunteer Fire Brigade. The photograph was possibly taken in the late nineteenth century.
Photographer, Charles Mariboe.
Black and white photograph printed on card.
Photograph: Height x Width: 160 x 224mm
Napier Volunteer Fire Brigade; Oct 1876
Spit Volunteer Fire Brigade; 1878; 1969
Current rights code
Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 4421
gifted by the Spit Volunteer Fire Brigade
m71/28, 4421, 82918