feb 3, 1900 - Frank A. Brownell
The first model of the Brownie camera was invented .
150,000 Brownie cameras were shipped in the first year of production
Invented low-cost photography by introducing the concept of the snapshot to the masses.
Because of its simple controls and initial price of $1 along with the low price of Kodak roll film and processing.
The Brownie camera achieved and surpassed its marketing goal.
The Brownie is among the most important cameras in history
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