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Accession number 1996.074
Catalog Number 1996.074.001
Object Name Camera
Description Brownie camera - used by Dr. Weiss to take the enclosed photos of General Patton as well as photos of Holocaust scenes previously donated to the museum.
Six-16 Brownie Special
OBJECT TYPE: Camera
MANUFACTURER: Eastman Kodak Company
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: USA, NY, Rochester
OBJECT NAME VARIATIONS:
Brownie Special, Six-16
Brownie, Six-16, Special
INTRODUCTION DATE: 1938
PRODUCTION DATES: Sept. 1938-July 1942
FILM TYPE: 616 rollfilm
IMAGE SIZE: 2½ x 4¼in.
ORIGINAL LIST PRICE: $4.50
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: Eyelevel rollfilm
STANDARD LENSES/SHUTTERS: meniscus lens with rotary shutter
INTEGRATED SHUTTER: Yes
Metal tab on side.
Collection Weiss, Bernard
Relation Show Related Records...
Event World War II
People Weiss, Bernard
Patton, George S.
Subjects Cameras
World War II
Military leadership
Photography
Material Metal/Glass/Plastic