The Grand Illumination – DVD


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Exhibit of burning lamps from 450 to 1950 AD.  The art, science and technology of man-made illumination from Rushlights to Aladdin Lamps presented by The Rushlight Club & Aladdin Knights:  Dan Sohn, Middle Ages to the Industrial Era;   Paul Rausch, Early 19thCentury Central Draft Lamps, Burning Animal and Vegetable Oils;  Dan Mattausch, Gas lighting: A 150-Year Romance;  Fred Smith, The Kerosene Era 1865 to 1905 and Fil Graff, Liquid Fuel Lighting 1900 to 1950.  A project of the NAALC, Inc.   DVD sound recording 1 hour 15 minutes.