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Connecticut, Rare Handel table lamp, its shade with stylized leaves and buds, Meriden, Connecticut. Obverse and reverse painted acid-etched glass, patinated metal, three sockets. Shade marked U.S. Patent No. 979664 and Handel 5468, base stamped Handel. Circa 1901-1920


19 Feb 1968, Khe Sanh, South Vietnam --- Marine Cpl. Bruce Lint (L) of Meriden, Connecticut and another Marine (unidentified) provide a little musical entertainment for fellow leathernecks at this fortress in northwestern south Vietnam. A radio operator and interpreter with a reconnaissance unit, Cpl. Lint isn't practicing his trade much recently. since the North Vietnamese have Khe Sanh almost surrounded, any recon outfit travelling very far would risk capture. --- Image by ©…


Moon over Castle Craig, Meriden, Connecticut. Castle Craig Tower is a stone observation tower atop East Peak in Meriden. The tower, dedicated on October 29, 1900, and given to the people of Meriden by Walter Hubbard, is part of the 1,800-acre Hubbard Park named after Hubbard.