Expo Police camera

Expo Police camera

Camera

Expo Camera Co.

Maker
American, 1904–1934

Expo Police camera

ca. 1911
Metal and glass
Overall (camera): 1 3/16 × 3 3/8 × 2 9/16 in. (3 × 8.5 × 6.5 cm)
Overall (original box): 1 3/4 × 3 15/16 × 3 1/8 in. (4.5 × 10 × 8 cm)
Gift of Eastman Kodak Company, ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
1974.0037.2068
DescriptionDetective camera with case in original box.
Inscriptions Printed in gilt, on leather box, TR: EXPO [logo]
Embossed in leather, lid top, C: -EXPO- \ POLICE \ CAMERA \ [police badge design]
Engraved in metal, plate affixed to camera back, C: PAT'D THROUGHOUT WORLD \ EXPO POLICE CAMERA \ EXPO CAMERA CO. N.Y. U.S.A.
Engraved in metal, on lens shutter, C: EXPO [logo]

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