Part of the collection of photographs in the Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps.
Title taken from: Oil lamps : the kerosene era in North America, by Catherine Thuro, c1976 (BIB 19516, NK6196 .T54).
Kerosene lantern, brass plate on lamp states "A perfect light guaranteed in any wind. PAT'D 1900.", fifteen and one quater inches tall. Text on p. 57.
"218" written on verso.
Catherine Thuro research collection on oil lamps
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in October 2012.