Dietz No.999 Lantern, circa. 1929. This lantern is one of the more rare Dietz lanterns that shares qualities similar to the Adlake "Kero" model of lanterns. This lantern would be used mostly by railroad companies. This particular lantern is stamped N.Y.C.S which is an abbreviation of the New York Central System.
Information provided is altered from W.T. Kirkman Lanterns. https://lanternnet.com/
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R.E. Dietz Manufacturing Company, "Dietz No.999 Lantern" (2022). Morehead History & Railroad Museum Lantern Collection. 93.
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