Object ID 003697
Object Name Adlake Reliable Lantern
Object Desc Lantern with black painted metal section. Says ""Adlake Reliable" on the top.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003307
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 6
Object Date 1922
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords railroad lantern,Adlake,Adams & Westlake Co.,lantern,
Title Adlake Reliable Lantern
Description Lantern with black metal body. Has a chain hanging off the handle. Top reads "The Adams & Westlake Co. F.E.C.RY Co. Adlake Reliable New York-Chicago-Phila". There is no bulb or wick inside the glass part.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Adams & Westlake Company
Maker Details Also known as "Adlake". Founded in Chicago in 1857, currently in Elkhart IN and produces transportation items.
Date OCT 2,2015
Assessor Julia Kunas
Notes Bulb is missing. Slight discoloration on underside of top lid by handle.