Photographic equipment

Object Number: 
2002.1.3080
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
8 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.
Description: 
A brown cardboard box with a deep yellow label printed in black "Caution: Open in the Dark Room by RED LIGHT only!/ Monroe's/ Chautaqua/ Gelatine Dry Plate./ Manufactured only by the/ Monroe Dry Plate Works,/ Jamestown, N.Y./ Wm. T. Gregg, / Manufacturer of and Dealer/ Photographic Outfits and Supplies,/ 25 John St., New York." A label on the side reads "1 Dozen 5 x 8/ Sens. 40/ Chautaqua/ Emulsion. 1452".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group