Gibbs, Oakland, CA
Gibbs View Camera
Date Introduced: - ; Years Manufactured: c. 1890
Construction: apparently front
focus; reversing?; no swing
Notes: A wooden-bodied self-contained camera similar to
leather-covered red-bellows compact cameras. The back part of the box pivots down to
become a tripod base, while the front hinges down to become the bed.
McKeown's Price Guide to Antique and
Classic Cameras, 2005-2006, James M.
McKeown, 2004, p. 344
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