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Mutoscope (wooden table-top model)

MANUFACTURER: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: USA, NY
OBJECT TYPE: Viewer
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1896
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: mutoscope


Mutoscope (wooden table-top model)
Vitascope

MANUFACTURER: Armat, Thomas
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: United States
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: 1895
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: film, silent


Vitascope
Lampascope (12½ inches tall)

MANUFACTURER: Augustin Lapierre
NATIONALITY: French
PLACE MANUFACTURED: France, Paris?
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1880
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


Lampascope (12½ inches tall)
Kinétographe

MANUFACTURER: Debedts, Rider
NATIONALITY: French
OBJECT TYPE: Camera
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca 1896
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: film, silent


Kinétographe
Magniscope

MANUFACTURER: E.H. Amet Co.
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: US, Il, Waukegan
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: 1894
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: film, silent


Magniscope
Kodiopticon No 1

MANUFACTURER: Eastman Kodak Company
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: USA, NY, Rochester
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1912-1915?
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


Kodiopticon No 1
Kinetoscope

MANUFACTURER: Edison Manufacturing Co.
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: US, NJ, West Orange
OBJECT TYPE: Viewer
INTRODUCTION DATE: 1894
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: film, silent


Kinetoscope
Barrel-shaped magic lantern (7 3/4 inches tall)

MANUFACTURER: Ernst Plank
NATIONALITY: German
PLACE MANUFACTURED: Germany, Nurenburg
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1890
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


Barrel-shaped magic lantern (7 3/4 inche
Mailbox-shaped lantern (15 inches tall)

MANUFACTURER: Ernst Plank
NATIONALITY: German
PLACE MANUFACTURED: Germany
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


Mailbox-shaped lantern (15 inches tall)
E.P. Standard (11½ inches tall)

MANUFACTURER: Ernst Plank
NATIONALITY: German
PLACE MANUFACTURED: Germany
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1900
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


E.P. Standard (11½ inches tall)
Climax magic lantern

MANUFACTURER: Ernst Plank
NATIONALITY: German
PLACE MANUFACTURED: Germany
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1898
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


Climax magic lantern
Red mailbox-type lantern (10 3/8 inches tall)

MANUFACTURER: Ernst Plank
NATIONALITY: German
PLACE MANUFACTURED: Germany
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern


Red mailbox-type lantern (10 3/8 inches
Kinora A Main (handheld)

MANUFACTURER: Gaumont & Cie.
NATIONALITY: French
PLACE MANUFACTURED: Paris, France
OBJECT TYPE: Viewer
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: kinora


Kinora A Main (handheld)
Kinora

MANUFACTURER: Gaumont & Cie.
NATIONALITY: French
PLACE MANUFACTURED: France, Paris
OBJECT TYPE: Viewer
INTRODUCTION DATE: ca. 1897
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: kinora


Kinora
Biunnial dissolving lantern (wood & nickel)

MANUFACTURER: Handy, A.D.
NATIONALITY: American
PLACE MANUFACTURED: US, MA, Boston
OBJECT TYPE: Projector
FUNCTIONAL TYPE: magic lantern

Biunnial dissolving lantern (wood & nick


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