Model 95 camera

Object Number: 2010.020.00185
Date Made
1948
Description
Viewfinder and front of camera both open, lens assembly and bellows slide out on rails. Front of lens assembly labeled "Polaroid Land Camera Model 95" with interlocking-circles logo. Leather strap at right. Latch on back opens film section with directions printed on inside. Polaroid's Model 95 debuted in 1948 the day after Thanksgiving at Boston's Jordan Marsh department store. The supply of 56 cameras (expected to last until Christmas) sold out within hours.
Major Collection
Photography
Named Collection
Polaroid Historical Collection

More Details

Additional information
Polaroid's Model 95 debuted in 1948 the day after Thanksgiving at Boston's Jordan Marsh department store. The supply of 56 cameras (expected to last until Christmas) sold out within hours.
Materials
Metal, Plastic
Measurements
5 1/4 in x 10 in x 2 1/4 in; 6 1/4 in x 10 in x 7 3/4 in
Item Count
1
Cite This Item
"Model 95 camera", Camera, 1948. MIT Museum, Cambridge MA. https://collections.mitmuseum.org/object/2010-020-00185/
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