Reeks 2005.006.04 - Folding (bellows) cameras

Ihagee Rulex camera No. 1A Pocket Kodak No. 3A Folding Autographic Brownie Ensign model V Agfa Standard Type 254 No. 3A Autographic Kodak special Ansco Vest Pocket No.0 Agfa Isolette I Kodak Senior Six-20 Kodak Premoette Senior camera No. 2 Folding Autographic Brownie Bentzin Primar folding camera Kodak Vest Pocket Model B Kodak Vest Pocket Autographic Balda Baldax 6x6 Plenax PB-20 Kodak Jr. Six-20 Series III Kodak Recomar 18 Zeiss Ikon Super Ikonta (A) 531

Title and statement of responsibility area


Folding (bellows) cameras

Algemene aanduiding van het materiaal

  • Object

Parallelle titel

Overige titelinformatie

Title statements of responsibility

Titel aantekeningen

  • Toeschrijvingen en gissingen: Series title based on style of content.




referentie code




Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Datering archiefvorming


  • [manufactured between 1910 and 1951] (Vervaardig)

Fysieke beschrijving

Fysieke beschrijving

60 pieces of photographic equipment : cameras

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archivistische beschrijving

Geschiedenis beheer

Bereik en inhoud

This series contains cameras designed for roll film and employed a folding design, in which a front flap opened and lens and bellows extended from the camera body. This design balanced the need to produce large sized negatives while making the cameras smaller, and more convenient than the box format cameras. Many were variations on the basic Kodak design that, when folded, resembled a long, flat box with rounded ends. Both brilliant viewfinders and optical direct finders were used in these designs and lenses were generally more advanced than the simple box cameras, with shutter speed and focus adjustments possible.

To browse the individual items in this series, click on the "View the list" link under the "File and item records are available for this series" title (to the right of the page).


Materiële staat

Directe bron van verwerving


Items in this sereis were donated to the Ryerson University Library and Archives from several different sources and arranged in the Camera Collection by type.

Cameras from the Howard & Carole Tanenbaum collection donated by the Tanenbaums in 2016.
Cameras from the Wilhelm E. Nassau collection donated by Mr. Nassau in 2015 and by Wilfrid Laurier University in 2011.
Cameras from the Arthur and Wesnetta Tyndall donated by Joy Tyndall in 2012.
Cameras from the Michael Pearson collection donated by Joy Tyndall in 2012.
Cameras from the Garry Tylor collection donated by Mr. Taylor in 2008.
Cameras from the Lorne Shields collection donated by Mr. Shields in 2008.

Taal van het materiaal

Schrift van het materiaal

Plaats van originelen

Beschikbaarheid in andere opslagformaten

Restrictions on access

Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

Termen voor gebruik, reproductie en publicatie.


Associated materials

Related materials


Further accruals are expected.

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standaard nummer


Geografische trefwoorden

Naam ontsluitingsterm

Genre access points


Identificatie van het beschrijvingsrecord

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Regels of conventies


Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Taal van de beschrijving

Schrift van de beschrijving


Voorwaarden voor raadpleging en gebruik

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres