Minutes, New York Fire Department Board of Commissioners, Tues., August 2, 1859.
Special Meeting - Board of Fire Commissioners
Proposal that John Carrol, Ed Kelley, John O'Niel, Pat St. George, Jno. Battersby, Jr., Thos. Fogarty, Peter Brady, Thos. Bernard - Hose Co. 18
and Dennis Sullivan, Andew Seeley, David [illegible], Michael Wicham, David F. Leahy, Jno. Donnely - Engine Co. 20 be expelled and Hose 18 disband.
Commissioner Wilson: Aye
Commissioner Brown: Aye
Commissioner Gorman: Aye
Commissioner Tweed: Nay