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  Seneca No. 7 Camera

The Seneca No. 7 Camera was manufactured by the Seneca Camera Mfg. Co. from approximately 1906 to 1918. The No. 7 was tailored for collegians, architects, contractors and businessmen. The camera fitted with a Seneca symmetrical lens and a Seneca Duo Double Valve (Dustproof) shutter, with bulb and tube attachment. Constructed of wood with dovetail corners and ebony finish, bed made of solid mahogany with ebony finish, covered in walrus grain leather, and fitted with nickel hardware. Bellows were made of black Russian leather lined with gossamer cloth. Features include a rising and falling front, revolving back with spring actuated ground glass panel for focusing, rack and pinion for fine focusing with locking device, reversible brilliant view finder that is metal bounded and hooded, spirit level and two tripod sockets. Available in 4 x 5, 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 (postcard), 4 1/4 x 6 1/2, and 5 x 7 inch sizes. Priced from $22.00 to $29.00.

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