[Natchitoches, Louisiana Fire Company Membership Certificate].
For members of the Independent Perseverance Fire Company, Natchitoches, Louisiana
Membership Certificate blank for a duly elected “Active Member of Independent Perseverance Fire Company, No. 2, of the town of Natchitoches” in Louisiana.
Fittingly, the certificate is embellished with a wood engraving depicting, what appears to be, an allegorical female figure of “Architecture” who is shown holding an architect’s T-square.
Description: [Natchitoches, Louisiana Fire Company Membership Certificate].
[Natchitoches, Louisiana] “Times” Print, c.1840s–1850s. Certificate blank. 4¼ x 7¾ inches. Cream-colored laid paper. Illustrated with wood engraving. Near fine.