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No. 2 Brownie camera
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Details

Object ID 003436

Object Name No. 2 Brownie camera

Object Desc Metal Brownie box camera.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003072

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Photography

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Camera exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords camera,No. 2 Brownie,Eastman Kodak Co.,photography,


Title No. 2 Brownie camera

Description Metal Brownie box camera, top has leather handle with Brownie embossed on it, Back says: No. 2 Brownie, company and paent info and use Film No. 120

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4

Length 5.5

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

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. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastman_Kodak

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3072

Description

Conditions

Date JUN 11,2015

Summary OK

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes Leather handle broken, rust


Events

Date JUN 11,2015

Summary Location change

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


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


Provenance

Notes