Perfitt, Peggy

Fire Extinguisher (Metal)

Fire Extinguisher

Fire Extinguisher

Description:

This is a copper, red fire extinguisher manufactured by "General Fire Extinguisher Corp"in Windsor, Ontario. It says "Quick Aid General Where The Fire Starts."The model is P-909 and it is a 5 gallon tank. It has a metal pump with a rubber hose attached, the end of which has been melted shut. This item was used by Peggy's husband Bill Perfitt in D'arcy B.C. and he worked in a fire camp for B.C.F.S. in the 1970-80s.

Keywords:

fire, farm equipment, extinguisher, safety

Source:

Perfitt, Peggy

Date of Object:

ca. 1960

Accession #:

016.03.02

Dimensions:

50 cm L x 23cm Dia

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