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 in scallop and fan pattern with opaque glass reproduction base and metal connector, circa 1865-1875. Lamp is ten and three-quarters inch tall.
"Page 8-H, PH737, F30, 10 3/4", 737" written in blue ink on verso of c. 1.
"737" written in blue ink on verso of c. 2.
Sent to photography January 2012 (photography no. 1000114145).