George Eastman

ID: SIA2008-0462

Creator: Nadar, Paul 1856-1939

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1890

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Box 4, Folder: Eastman, George

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Summary

Portrait of George Eastman, founder of Eastman Kodak Company. Eastman is standing, looking to his right. His left hand rests on a table with books on top of it.

Subject

  • Eastman, George 1854-1932
  • Eastman Kodak Company

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

George Eastman (1854-1932) founded the Eastman Kodak Company in 1888. Eastman popularized the use of roll film and helped make photography a mainstream hobby.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Box 4, Folder: Eastman, George

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1890

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Photography
  • Photographers
  • Executives
  • Inventors
  • Businessmen

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Portraits

ID Number

SIA2008-0462

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 7w x 10h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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