On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st polaroid camera sold for $89.75 in Boston at the Jordan Marsh department store. The Land Camera model 95 becomes prototype for all Polaroid Land cameras for next 15 years

Scientist and Inventor Edwin Land
Scientist and Inventor
Edwin Land

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