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Conley Kewpie Box Camera

datasheet_loginThe Kewpie Box Camera was manufactured by Conley Camera Company from approximately 1915 - 1922. It was an inexpensive box camera, that came in various sizes designated by model number. The box was constructed of wood covered in seal grain keratol (leatherette). The metal parts were either nickel plated or oxidized black finished. It contained a genuine meniscus achromatic lens with fixed focus. The shutter was a Conley time and instantaneous. Two view finders and two tripod sockets were also provided. It was simple to operate. A distinctive rotating disk on the front of the camera lens provided easily adjusted f-stops. The No. 2 Kewpie measured 3 1/4w x 4 1/8h x 5 1/2d inches.

No. 2 Kewpie took 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 inch size images on 120 roll film.
No. 2A Kewpie took 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 inch size images on 116 roll film.
No. 2C Kewpie took 2 7/8 x 4 7/8 inch size images on 130 roll film.
No. 3 Kewpie took 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch size images on 118 roll film.
No. 3A Kewpie took 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch postcard size images on 122 roll film.

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