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Catalog Number 13.0018.022
Title Kodak Adjustable Safelight Lamp
Description Black metal base, u-shape frame. Textured steel light body. Red filter holder. Filter has "Kodak Safelight Filter Wratten Series OC". Electric plug is old.
Object Name Safelight
Date c. 1965
Accession number 13.0018
Caption Kodak Safelight
Catalog date 2013-11-19
Catalog type History
Provenance Found in Dr. Kapikian's electron microscope lab in the sub-basement of Building 7. This light is used for dark photograph. The "OC" is for multi-grade paper.

From "Safelighting," Kodak Catalog, Products for Special Biomedical-Imaging Applications, 1985, pg. 15: "This bracket-type lamp has a double-swiveled shank and bracket that permit the lamp to be swung or tipped as needed...The lamp accepts a 5 1/2-inch diameter safelight filter and a standard incandescent bulb, which are not included."
Number of images 1
Updated 2014-03-18
Condition Fair
Organizations NIH; NIAID (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) (1955-p
Buildings Building 7
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Kapikian, Albert Z.