Gundlach-Manhattan Optical Co.
Korona Compact View Camera
Andrew J. Lloyd & Co. 1901 catalog, p.
Date Introduced: 1900 ; Years
Construction: front focus via
rack and pinion (gears internal to base); single swing; reversing by
removable back; three-piece lens board
Materials: mahogany body; mahogany base; black leatherette
bellows; brass hardware
Sizes Offered: 6½x8½; 8x10
Notes: English compact style;
not in 1899 catalog, and 1900 catalog states that two styles of view cameras (of
which this is one) are offered for the first time.
Korona Cameras, Lenses, Photographic Goods, Gundlach Optical Co. (Rochester, NY) Catalog, 1900, pp. 18-19
Catalogue of Photographic Sundries, Jas. H. Smith & Co. (Chicago, IL), July 1 1901, pp. 21-22
Korona Cameras, Gundlach Optical Co. (Rochester, NY) Catalog, 1901, pp.
Photographic Encyclopedia, Andrew J. Lloyd & Co.
(Boston, MA), 1901, p. 107
Korona Cameras, Gundlach Optical Co. (Rochester, NY) Catalog, 1902, pp. 19-20
Andrew J. Lloyd Cat., 1902, p. 192
1903 Koronas, Gundlach-Manhattan Optical Co.,
(Rochester, NY) Catalog, 1903, pp. 38-39
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