chief of providenceThis excellent image is a portrait of a fire chief in Providence, Rhode Island. He is seen in his dress uniform with a fire chief badge on his hat. His coat buttons indicate he is a fireman with the Providence Fire Department.  The photographer is Y. E. Rose of Providence, Rhode Island. The studio opened in 1886 in the Conrad Building.

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  1. My name is Teresa Bossen
    I have in my posession ,6 very old photo’s. 3 of which were taken at
    Ye Rose Studio’s. They are family members.
    It was great finding your website. Thank you

  2. This is a photo of a Police Chief. He sports Providence Police buttons.

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