No 2 Hawkeye camera - Eastman Anniversary Model

Made:
1930 in Rochester
maker:
Kodak

Box camera for 120 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches. Fitted with a simple lens of fixed aperture. Reflecting finder. Inset circular label in silver. 'Fiftieth anniversary of Kodak 1880-1930 E K Co.' Brown leatherette with gilt fittings. Eastman kodak.500,000 given away on May 1 1930 to children in the USA who were 12 years old in 1930. 50,000 were also given to Canadian children with a roll of film. 1930.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/2523
Materials:
glass, leatherette and yellow metal (unknown)
type:
rollfilm camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford