Dietz #39 Standard Lantern, circa. 1906. The Dietz #39 Standard came in a number of different styles among those was the "Vulcan" model which were manufactured without a bellbottom base like that of the "Empire" and "Vesta" models of lanterns. The "Vulcan" featured both twist off and insertion fuel founts, later models featured a flat top. It is estimated that production of this model ended in the 1950's
information provided is altered from W.T. Kirkman Lanterns. https://lanternnet.com/
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R. E. Dietz Company, "Dietz #39 Standard Lantern" (2021). Morehead History & Railroad Museum Lantern Collection. 17.
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