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).
Glass chimney, left; flange-base used by first North American burners and on into this century, right; cylindrical straight-base used by prong and gallery burners. Text on p. 46.
"722" written on verso.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in October 2012.