MANUFACTURER: Eastman Kodak Company
PLACE MANUFACTURED: US, NY, Rochester
TEXT ON STRAP: Brownie.
INTRODUCTION DATE: July 1917
PRODUCTION DATES: 1927-1934
FILM TYPE: 130 rollfilm IMAGE SIZE: 2½ x 4¼inch.
STANDARD LENSES/SHUTTERS: meniscus achromat lens, rotary shutter
Numbers made: 500,000+
Also manufactured in Canada by Canadian Kodak Co. Ltd.
July 1917 – 1927 Coarse pebble grain leatherette covering with embossed double crossed lines. Rectangular manufacturers badge on rear. Embossed eyelets to finder and lens opening. Trigger mechanism mounted more towards the bottom of side panel.
1927 – 1934 Large round manufacturers badge on rear, without eyelets to finder and lens opening.
Trigger mechanism set higher on side panel than on earlier model.