since about Victorian times (roughly 1837 on)+ photographs
Saturday, January 21, 2012
Women in focus: the Kodak girl – in pictures
The Kodak product was marketed, in the beginning, at women, who often took a central role in advertising. In 1893 the Kodak girl, a character embodying independence and travel, began to appear in publicity shots. As the Eastman Kodak company files for bankruptcy, we reproduce some images from history.