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Identifier

MPE-P-004-08_Akeley_Camera_lens

Subject—Names

Akeley, Carl Ethan

Subject—Topics

Motion picture equipment; Motion picture cameras; Lens

Date Range

ca. 1919

Description

Akeley Camera lens. From a group of 15 contact prints showing various parts of the Akeley Camera, Akeley Camera Company, 244-250 W. 49th St., New York, ca. 1919 This is a highly mobile motion picture camera for capturing wildlife, invented by Carl Ethan Akeley (1864-1926) and manufactured by his company.

Format

BW photographs; 4” x 5”

Source

Jonathan Silent Film Collection

Number

MPE-P-004-08

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