George Eastman's Kodak Camera
Research By: Dakota and Emma
George Eastman's life
George Eastman was born on July 12th 1854 in Waterville New York. He was the youngest of three children. At age 14 he droped out of school. Then he aquired many odd jobs before going into the photography buisness.
George Eastman's slogan ... You press the button we do the rest
Timeline of events
-1888 The Kodak camera was invented and the name was trademarked
-1900 Kodak released the brownie camera
-1919 Eastman becomes President of the company after Strong's death
-1925 George handed the company over to William Stuber
-1932 He commited sucide. His sucide note read my work is done- why wait?
-1942 Color film is invented