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Skip to main content. Miner's Carbide Lamp. Usage conditions apply. International media Interoperability Framework. View manifest View in Mirador. The lamp is named after its inventor, Frank Guy, a miner from Springfield. The Shanklin Mfg. Nominate this object for photography.

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