14k gold Sheriff badge of Andrew Calkins
This sterling silver, hand engraved badge was worn by Sheriff Charles B. Howard who held the office from 1902-1918. The abbreviation DEPT at the top of the badge stands for Department not Deputy. This badge was in the collection of former Siskiyou Sheriff Al Cottar who served as sheriff from 1950-76 and previously was Chief of Police in Dunsmuir, Special Agent for the Southern Pacific R.R. and an
10k gold Sheriff badge of Ben J. Richardson.
1920-30’s issue Siskiyou Co. Deputy Sheriff badge #3.
Siskiyou County Sheriff Charles B. Howard issued this Wanted for Attempted Murder post card on April 19, 2015.