Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

The potential markets were missionaries and rural communities that lacked electric power, according to a 1949 Coleman News. These undated lanterns are coleman canopy in Greg McCartney’s, left, and Shirley Willard’s, right, collections. The Charles Beseler Co. also made a similar projector for this lantern (below). The detents in the bail tabs (image below) hold… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

This early 220D has all the same features as the 228D above but is date stamped B 47. The two piece stamped burner (lower image) was used on a number of lamps and lantern models for a short time after WWII before Coleman returned to cast burners. Coleman still sells a variety of lanterns that… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

The pump lacks an air tube and positive shut-off as found on almost all Coleman models. This lantern, in Dean DeGroff’s collection, was restored by Fred Kuntz. Coleman made hundreds of Arc lantern Model H 416 from 1922 – 1925 (Strong – Shipping Records). This lantern was restored by Steve Retherford for Mike Coon, whose… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1946 1960 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

We believe this lantern is a Model 221, a kerosene fueled version of their Model 220 above (McRae). The fuel pickup (not shown) is a simple tube and there is a supplementary generator heater threaded into the mixing chamber casting (middle images). After preheating with coleman lantern a torch, a row of small flames come… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1946 1960 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1946 1960 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

This lantern, dated B (July – Dec) 1946, is in John Stendahl’s collection. Coleman also made these LZ327 (left) and LZ427 (right) lanterns, known here by their Coleman numbers, for several retailers including Sears and Montgomery Ward. These lanterns have a separate post to support the burner; the air tube, coleman canopy which is curved… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1946 1960 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

This lantern, in John Stendahl’s collection, is dated October 1945. Model 220C has a yellow decal on the fount with lighting instructions. As did the predecessor 220BX/220C made during WWII. The soft light, warm glow and gentle coleman lantern hum of a gas lantern burning in the night has captivated our primitive needs for generations.… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Other L427 pump handles have a nearly flat top or a top with rounded lobes. The Coleman Quick-Lite 327 was sold from 1920 to 1924 coleman canopy from the Wichita (USA) plant with no date stamp. This lantern, in Ron Lenfield’s collection, includes the box and accessories. The construction of the above 228B built in… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

This Model 220D, in Deems Burton’s collection, is almost like new and is dated B ’48, which we think means it was made in July-Dec of that year. The black handled Coleman reflector, 220D790, fits 220C-F models. Note the two pegs in the bottom bracket of the reflector to engage the corresponding holes in the… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Specifications, equipment, technical data, photographs and illustrations are based on information available at time of posting and are subject to change without notice. To receive or verify current product information, please contact the dealership. Any and all differences must be addressed prior to the sale of this vehicle. Decision to sell an RV regardless of… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery

No matter where or why you travel, there’s always something to be found, so why not get the most out of coleman grill every camping experience. Coleman traditional travel trailers provide comfort amenities and value. The globe is embossed Coleman and Pyrex Reg US Pat Off Made in U.S.A. on the back (not shown). The… Continue reading Coleman US lanterns 1920 1930 The Terrence Marsh Lantern Gallery