Eastman Kodak Company

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Eastman Kodak Company

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  • Kodak

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Dates of existence

1888 -



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Related entity

Folmer & Schwing Division, Eastman Kodak Co. (1907-1927)

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Folmer & Schwing Division, Eastman Kodak Co. is controlled by Eastman Kodak Company

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Description of relationship

1905 - George Eastman purchased the company and moved it to Rochester, Ny, renamed Folmer & Schwing Division of the Eastman Kodak Company.
1907 - The Folmer & Schwing Co. company was dissolved and came under the sole ownership of the Eastman Kodak Company
1917 - The division was renamed the Folmer & Schwing Department of the Eastman Kodak Company (Kodak's professional apparatus division, along with the Century Division).
1926 - The Folmer & Century Departments were sold,becoming the Folmer Graflex Corporation.

Source: https://www.graflex.org/GHQ/GHQ-19-4.pdf

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