Post By bman3725
May 27, 2012, 11:29 PM
Anyone know much about this camera I found today?
May 27, 2012, 11:42 PM
Type: Box rollfilm
Introduced: July 1946
Discontinued: November 1951
Film size: 616
Picture size: 2 1/2 X 4 1/4Ó
Manufactured: United States
Numbers made: ?
Original price: $4.00
Approximately worth: $8-15
Here's the manual: Brownie Target Six-16 and Six-20 Manual
May 27, 2012, 11:46 PM
Thanks for the help. I loved the manual on it. Thanks for posting my friend
May 28, 2012, 08:09 AM
bman, no doubt you'll look totally retro taking snaps with that camera.
As a kid in the 50s, I had a Browie; actually everyone did. It was the most popular camera of the day.
Thanks for the memories.
Jun 29, 2012, 01:53 PM
Im all retro now.....I've been using this camera a good bit now
Mar 01, 2014, 11:37 AM
Its in Nice shape for sure ... Kewl find Bman ... My Nickname is Gman lol also am a Photographer and Love them Old Camera's , Film Cameras is what I learned on. I live in New York and see many of them Old Kodak camera's as they were made in Rochester N.Y.
Mar 03, 2014, 12:02 PM
I love the old cameras. I wasn't much of a photographer until i got into the older ones. They are just special to me i guess.
Mar 13, 2014, 02:37 PM
I will dig up My pictures of My Camera collection later and show You what I have ... Collecting Ansco Camera's and Kodak , the Ansco Camera Co. was right down the road from Me in the 1930-50's until it was sold to the Government. The lenses were made in Germany but the cameras were made in a factory where Binghamton University now stands.If Ya wanna Wikipedia it Ansco Camera's ... Garry ... Great to see other Camera enthusiast here
Mar 13, 2014, 04:22 PM
Thanks for the info gman, very interesting my friend.
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