Adams magazine plate camera

Made:
1896 in Camden
maker:
Adams & Company

Adams magazine plate camera, c. 1896. Manufactured by Adams and Co., 21 Aldersgate St., E.C. & 26 Charing Cross Road, W.C. Box type magazine plate camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4" plates. Lens panel pulls out and is locked by hinged front flaps. Two bladed shutter 1/2/4/8/16/32/64/100/T lens missing. Rack and pinion focusing. Rack and pinion rising front. Two brilliant reflecting finders, bag type changer with 12 plate holder. Fitted with Ross lens. 288 (M4056).

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/639
type:
magazine plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
  • magazine camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford