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Slide Projector

2007.18AB (RS5415)

Description

Black and gray metal and plastic slide projector, set in a square case covered in black and gray mottled paper, gray plastic handle on top, metal clips at front and back, three gray plastic feet on bottom. Instruction booklet, service card, and empty projector lamp box loose inside of case.

Details

Maker
Bell and Howell Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
Case: Exterior, "BELL & HOWELL"; Interior, "IMPORTANT / THE SURFACE ON WHICH PROJECTOR IS / PLACED MUST BE CLEAR OF PAPERS OR / TABLE COVER TO PROVIDE PROPER VEN- / TILATION AND COOLING."

Projector: Front, "BELL & HOWELL / Project-or-View 500"; Lens, "BELL & HOWELL ANASTIGMAT / TRIONAR / 4" f 3.5 COATED"; Back, "BUILT IN VIEWER"

Instruction booklet: "HOW TO / USE / YOUR / Bell & Howell / PROJECT-OR-VIEW / SLIDE PROJECTOR / 300 * 500-WATT MODELS" (Applied and printed)
Location of origin
Illinois; Leominster, Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Visual Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
PROJECTOR, SLIDE
People and organizations
Lambert, Edward F., Mr., 1916-1999
Dimensions
7 1/2 in (without cover) x 11 1/2 in x 11 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.18AB
GUSN
103290

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