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 portable stove, measures nine and one quarter inches, 'Tom Thumb' is embossed on the cast base. Text on p. 51.
Similar to photograph (p. 51, fig. e) published in Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro.
"995" written on verso of c. 1.
"PH995, F8, 8", 995" written on verso of c. 2.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in November 2012.