JACKSON ENGINE Co. 24 - 279 West 17th St.
Organized January 26, 1836.
Private Josiah Vreeland, seen here in the regiment's first-issue uniform, was a member of Jackson Engine, where he wore badge number 32. He mustered into Company H of the Fire Zouaves at age 24, survived the war, and lived into his 80s. Ambrotype courtesy of Vreeland descendant Susan A. Schuyler.