The Metro-Cam camera was sold by the Metropolitan Industries company of Chicago Illinois, in circa 1940. It was a simple minicam type camera constructed of black bakelite, with a decorative faceplate. It was fitted with a simple meniscus lens and instantaneous shutter. This camera captured 3 x 4 cm sized exposures on number 127 roll film. This cameras mold type carried many different face plates, labeled from many different manufacturers.
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