Anniversary Kodak Camera

Manufactured for a giveaway in 1930 by Eastman Kodak Co. This camera was a special edition of the No. 2 Hawk-Eye camera Model C, issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Eastman Kodak Co. Approximately 550,000 were given away to children 12 years old in 1930. It is covered with a tan-colored reptile-grained paper covering with a gold-colored foil seal on the upper rear corner of the right side.

 

See the ad announcing the camera give away here.

 

See also: www.boxcameras.com/annivkodak.html

 

 

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Taken on September 9, 2006