George Eastman

By : Christina Sentman

Background information

George Eastman was born July 12 1854 in New York His parents were George Washington Eastman and Maria Eastman , He also had a older sister named Katie Eastman. George when to school till he was fourteen years old He quit school and took a job as an office boy. He was also a high school dropout. He never got married. sadly George died on March 14 1932

Important Inventions and Other Accomplishments

George Eastman did not work by himself , in 1884 he hired William Hal Walker. William and George invented the Eastman-Walker roll holder. In 1900 the Brownie Camera was invented. Then the Kodak camera was invented which made picture taking easy. They also made a dry plate.
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