Part of the collection of photographs in the Catherine Thuro archive.
Title taken from: Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro, c1976 (BIB 19516, NK6196 .T54).
Kerosene lamp, charcoal tint that contrasts with the opaline base, measures seven and seven eighths inches. Text on p. 90.
Similar to pattern in photograph (p. 90, fig. a) published in Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro.
"PH969, F18, 6 7/8", 969" written on verso.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in November 2012.