Trade Catalog Collection

 

Eastman Kodak Company

 

Also known as The Eastman Dry Plate Company (1881), Eastman Dry Plate and Film Company (1884), The Eastman Company (1889), Eastman Kodak Company of New York (1892).

Founder George Eastman, 1854-1932 (known for mass production of dry plates, first transparent photographic film)

Products Photographic equipment, including cameras, film and accessories; developing and printing services

 

Some Early Collaborators

Henry A. Strong (businessman, first president of Eastman Kodak)

William H. Walker (camera maker, 1885 patent with Eastman for Eastman-Walker Roll Holder for rollfilm)

Frank A. Brownell (camera designer for Kodak No. 1 and Kodak Brownie)

Gustav Milburn (camera constructor)

Henry H. Reichenbach (chemist, inventor of modern transparent rollfilm)

Bausch & Lomb Optical Company (manufacturer of lenses for Kodak)

 

More Information

For further information on Kodak’s history see Milestones- chronology at www. kodak.com

For information and images about early Kodak facilities see Rochester: The City Photographic (1909)

 

The Trade Catalogs

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Ciné-Kodaks
Cine Kodaks 1933
1933
Cine Kodaks 1940
1940
Cine Kodak and Kodascope Accessories

n.d.

 

 

Kodaks and Brownies
Kodaks And Brownies 1937

1937

Kodaks And Brownies 1941
1941 

 

 

Kodaks and Kodak Supplies
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1935-1936
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Kodak Baby Book Kodak Home Portraiture
Kodak Baby Book
Baby Book
Kodak Home Portraiture
Home Portraiture
Picture Taking At Night
 Picture Taking At Night
1934

 

 

Kodak Professional Apparatus
 Kodak Professional Apparatus
1936

 

 

Kodak Picture-Making Aids
Kodak Picture Making Aids
1940

 

Modern Kodak
 The Modern Kodak How To Make The Most Of It
n.d.