Object 981.057.001 a,b

Handcuffs

Handcuffs

A pair of metal handcuffs owned by John Firth, a Hudson’s Bay Company manager at the Peel River Post. In the late 1800s, John Firth was appointed as the first law enforcement officer in that region. He acted as a Justice of the Peace until the coming of the North-West Mounted Police to Fort McPherson in 1903.

Object Details
Accession No.981.057.001 a,b
MakerMarlin Firearms Company, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Location /
EraEarly 1900s
Culture