Expo police camera

Made:
1912 in New York
maker:
Expo Camera Company

Expo police camera. Box form miniature metal camera for special rollfilm in cartridges. With fabric focal plane, simple lens and sliding plate with 2 apertures. T/I shutter, capped by released lever. Brilliant reflecting finder. Automatic exposure counter. Patents US Jan 31 1911. BP 14490 German 446410. Manufactured by Expo Camera Co., New York, USA.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2057
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), paint
type:
miniature camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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