Archive: Cameras (Equipment)

Items, #001-009

Leitz Leica M 3 #737925 with Elmar f=5 cm 1:3.5 Lens #1141105

1954-1955
VA04.08.1.004
American
No Copyright - United States: http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?language=en
Acquired from the Louis H. Draper Preservation Trust with the Arthur and Margaret Glasgow Endowment Fund.
Louis H. Draper Artist Archives (VA-04). Acquired from the Louis H. Draper Preservation Trust with the Arthur and Margaret Glasgow Endowment Fund. VMFA Archives, Richmond, Virginia.
Digitization has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor.
The lens is dated to 1954, and the camera body is dated to 1955. Camera is missing the piece that fits on the bottom.