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 lantern, also known as a Parade torch, was mounted on a pole and often associated with political gatherings. Text on p. 58.
"1054" written on verso.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in October 2012.