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 lamp, made during Civil War era, all glass version, plain stem round base. Text on p. 104.
Similar to pattern in photograph (p. 105) published in Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro.
"142" written on verso of c. 1 and c. 2.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in November 2012.