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 shade, suspended above the chimney of a hanging fixture, often made of matching glass or metal. Text on p. 37.
"1157" written on verso.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in October 2012.