Leica M3 Camera

Description
This camera is part of a donation of Leica equipment once used by Carl Mydans (1907-2004). He was one of the earliest LIFE magazine staff photographers, joining in 1936 and working with them for 40 years. He is best known for the photographs he took in Asia and Europe before and during World War II and the Korean War.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
camera
maker
Leica
ID Number
2005.0228.167.01
catalog number
2005.0228.167.01
accession number
2005.0228
serial number
1002568
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Leica Cameras
Photography
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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