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Kodak "Petite" camera
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- Shields, Lorne
[1929 - 1933] (Manufacturing)
- Eastman Kodak Company
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1 piece of photographic equipment : camera ; 6.4 x 12.4 x 2.5 cm + 1 box : cardboard ; 4 x 13.5 x 8 cm
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Item is a compact folding camera with green and blue bellows. The Kodak Petite was a smaller, roll film camera specifically designed for and marketed to women. They came in several colours, and were also sold in gift sets that included a mirror and compact. Printed on the bottom of the two-part cardboard box is "Made in U.S.A. by Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, N.Y., Trade Marks Reg. U.S. Pat. Office, Green."
Box worn on edges, camera is fine.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated to Ryerson University Library and Archives Special Collections department by Lorne Shields in 2008.
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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.
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Item is from the Lorne Shields donation, accession number 2008.009. Moved to the Heritage Camera Collection in 2013.