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  Hicro Telescoping Postcard Box Camera


The Hicro Telescoping Box Camera was sold by the Hess-Ives corporation in circa 1916. The camera was manufactured by the Hawkeye Division of Eastman Kodak. This was an improved version producing larger size "postcard" 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 images on a glass plates or Tripack film pack.. It also featured an improved adjustable rapid rectilinear f8 lens. The design sported a telescoping front and pop up lens window. The camera was constructed of wood and covered in leather. The camera measured 8 x 5 1/8 x 6 1/2 inches. The The Hicro Telescoping Postcard Box Camera was originally priced at $55.00 for the camera and one plate holder.

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