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).
Photograph is of kerosene lamp with "hearts and stars" pattern possibly manufactured by Atterbury and Co., Pittsburgh, Pa., measures ten and one-quarter inches, circa 1872-1881.
"PH709, Page 28 (a), F26, 10 1/4", 709" written in blue ink on verso.
Sent to photography January 2012 (photography no. 1000114143).