Camera, Aerial, Tokyo Kogaku Type 1


Display Status:

This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Camera, Aerial, Tokyo Kogaku Type 1

Collection Item Summary:

This is the second model of this small vertical mapping camera. It is displayed with a Tele Simlar 40 cm lens, mount, intervalometer, filters, and connecting cables. The canvas cover has been removed.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Shock mount,electric cord,2-filters yellow,cover;film 17x17,5cmGray, lens 1:5 f40cm; with 2 timers, film pack, and jacket (high altitude)..

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Air Force

Country of Origin



3-D: 43.5 x 25.5 x 31cm (17 1/8 x 10 1/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum