G. Gennert, New York, NY

Montauk Compact Camera

  Gennert Catalog 1917, p. 25

Date Introduced: - ; Years Manufactured: c. 1917
Construction:  front focus via rack and pinion (gears internal to base) and rear focus via push-pull, reversible by removable back, front rise and tilt, back tilt, integral tripod head in base
Materials:  mahogany, brass hardware
Sizes Offered: 5x7, 6x8, 8x10
Notes: This model occurs in Catalog #70 (1917), but is not present in Gennert Catalog #65 (1914-5) or in Gennert Catalog #72 (c.1919).  It is a classic English compact style, similar to the Scovill Albion, the Anthony Compact (Late Style), or the Rochester Optical Premo View and imported from London.

References:
Catalogue of Photographic Apparatus and Supplies No. 70, G. Gennert (New York, NY), 1917, p. 25

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