Historical Item
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Name: Folding Pocket Kodak

Category: [tool/book/utensil/etc.] Tool

Size/weight: 3.5 x 4.5 inches

Rarity: Relatively common especial among those in the middle class

Value: $17.50

Uses: Photography, capturing the image of the steampunk world

Description (ca. 1921):
A more compatible and commercially available camera that customers can use at their leisure. During this time period, the middle class and upper class have the time to document some of their lives. Taking pictures of family, of a house, of a celebrity, even a landscape, this camera can do it anytime anywhere. As technology has advanced, so too has the way we remember a moment. To capture a moment in this world of steampunk will enable future generations to see how far the world has come technological, social, academically and more. With the portability and convenience of these cameras, documenting all of Steampunk Rochester will come with ease.