Part of the collection of photographs in the Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps.
Title taken from: Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro, c1976 (BIB 19516, NK6196 .T54).
Kerosene lamp, cast iron base patent dated November 21st, 1876, August 12, 1879, anf May 18, 1880, measures twelve and one eighth inches. Text on p. 73
"1262" written on verso.
Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in November 2012.