Box camera for 117 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches. Fitted with a meniscus lens of fixed aperture and focus. Rotary shutter T/I. Sighting lines on camera top. Accessory clip on reflecting viewfinder. Eastman Kodak. 1908-1915.
Costing just five shillings (25p), the Brownie brought photography within the reach of almost everyone. Millions of ‘Box Brownies’ were sold over the following decades.
- Photographic Technology
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- rollfilm camera
- The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
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