Kodak 'Brownie' box camera, 1900.
3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm

Kodak 'Brownie' box camera, 1900.

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Description

Kodak 'Brownie' box camera with original cardboard packing carton, made by Eastman Kodak Co. The camera was literally a cardboard box with a wooden end, yet it took perfectly good photographs. First produced in 1900, the camera was named after characters from a popular series of children's books by the Canadian writer and illustrator Palmer Cox (1840-1924). Kodak advertising featured drawings of these pixie-like Brownies.
 

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10459275
 

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