Leitz Slide-Projector:Prado 150

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

One compact Prado 150 projector with slide changer or film strip holder. It has a 150w lamp for cine fitting and a rotating front lens.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ernst Leitz GmbH was a German company, founded by Ernst Leitz, which largely produced cameras and microscopes. In the 20th century they began to develop further and produce more optical products such as slide projectors. The corporation is now divided into three companies, separating the production of cameras, microscopes and geodetic equipment. The slide projector is used to project photographic slides onto a bigger screen.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for general access. External researchers are advised to make an appointment with the Archivist.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Items are in good condition.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Gursharan Hayre, Graduate Scheme, January 2018

Conditions Governing Use

Material may be copied for research purposes only, subject to copyright regulations and the condition of the matter.