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Title
 
Gee's Camera
1966
Description
 
A Camera used by Gee Bernard of Thornton Heath in her evening classes in photography in 1966. Gee had split up with her husband and was bringing up two children on her own. She worked in poorly paid catering jobs during the day and studied in the evening to improve her employment prospects. She had to save up to buy the camera equipment.
Object Name
 
camera
Date
 
1966
Measurements
 
whole: 150 x 100 x 120 mm
Maker
 
Yashica
Theme
 
Work & Play | Education
Location
 
Museum of Croydon | Area 5 | Kiosk 2
Type
 
Museum Objects
Repository
 
Croydon Museum and Heritage Service