The origin of this lantern is unknown. There are estimations that it was possibly used by the Chicago Aurora and Elgin Railroad Company. This artifact however lacks any form of manufacturing marks or patented date except for a No. 10 on the globe.
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History | United States History
Elgin Manufacturing, "Elgin Lantern" (2021). Morehead History & Railroad Museum Lantern Collection. 10.
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