Object 981.057.001 a,b
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 Royal North West Mounted Police to Fort McPherson in 1903.
|Accession No.||981.057.001 a,b|
|Maker||Marlin Firearms Company, New Haven, Connecticut, USA|
|Location||Fort McPherson, Peel River|