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Object ID 003428

Object Name Eastman's No. 1 Flash Sheets

Object Desc Envelope of photographic flash sheets

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003064a-f

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General Category History

Category Photography


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Camera exhibit

Object Date

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Eastman Kodak Co.,flash sheets,actinic light,photography,

Title Eastman's No. 1 Flash Sheets

Description Envelope containg paper-wrapped flash sheets, includes carboard packing material, instruction booklet and marketing pamphlet to to enroll in correspondence college; front of envelope: price, warning, indications for use, patent info and company information


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Length 4

Width 5

Depth 0

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Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Eastman Kodak Co Rochester, NY

Maker Details From the company's founding by George Eastman in 1888, Kodak followed the razor and blades strategy of selling inexpensive cameras and making large margins from consumables, film, chemicals and paper. As late as 1976, Kodak commanded 90% of film sales and 85% of camera sales in the U.S.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3064a-f



Date JUN 10,2015

Summary poor

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes very fragine, tearing


Date JUN 11,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin

Date JUN 11,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Camera exhibit from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin