Kodak History Notes – Kodak in Space

Eastman Kodak was recruited during World War I to help start taking aerial photos.  That continued during WWII where airplanes would take photos to know where to drop bombs to do the most damage in Germany and the Pacific. At the end of WWII the US captured enough parts to make about 80 of the …

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Wilkinson Scrapbook Article – #16

In this article from William Wilkinson’s scrapbook “One Hundred Great and Near-Great Events, Person and Places in Rochester History” (1947) he writes about the George Eastman memorial. That is on the west side of Lake Avenue just north of Ridge Road. It is outside the fence around Eastman Business Park (formerly Kodak Park) so you …

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