Packaging for the Mick-a-Matic camera

Made:
c. 1971 in Bronx
maker:
Child Guidance Products Inc.

Mick-a-Matic camera original carton with packaging. Child Guidance Products Inc. c 1971.

Packaging for the Mick-a-Matic Camera made by Child Guidance Products Incorporated in the United States in c. 1971.

A moulded plastic Mickey Mouse head, incorporating a 126 cartridge camera for children. The lens is in Mickey's nose and his ears are the handles, the viewfinder is in the forehead. The head splits along the seam to open and load the film.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2041/6
Materials:
cardboard and plastic (unidentified)
type:
carton
taxonomy:
  • furnishings and equipment
  • containers
  • containers (none photographic)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford