Resources

Here is a list of particularly helpful resources that help to frame out the history of Bell & Howell:

Websites Articles:

-The Made in Chicago Museum

https://www.madeinchicagomuseum.com/single-post/bell-and-howell

-Bell & Howell (Wikipedia)

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bell_%26_Howell

-Gun Sight Aim Point (GSAP) History Lesson

http://www.danielsww2.com/page40.html

-Bell & Howell Standard Cinemachinery Type 2709

https://chicagology.com/silentmovies/bellhowell2709/

-The Bell & Howell / Canon Camera Relationship

http://flynngraphics.ca/the-collection/canon-history/bell-howell/

-Bell & Howell Eyemo Standard Portable Automatic Professional Motion Picture Camera

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1tj4bJytKTEtK7F14mZ56tlyCr9rUyIiE/view

-Bell & Howell Company

http://www.company-histories.com/Bell-and-Howell-Company-Company-History.html

-The 16mm Bell & Howell Filmo

http://www.tfgtransfer.com/filmo.htm

-Bell & Howell Camera-Wiki

http://camera-wiki.org/wiki/Bell_%26_Howell

J. M. Ehrenberg and L. J. Roberts, “Seventy-Five Years of Motion-Picture Standards: Contributions of the Bell & Howell Co.,” in SMPTE Journal, vol. 92, no. 10, pp. 1058-1065, Oct. 1983.
doi: 10.5594/J04133
URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7246370&isnumber=7246346

-Filmo Topics

Filmo Topics

-“Bell & Howell’s New Direction” (The New York Times Article 1983) *This article served as an important historical record of how the company was managed and the causes of its decline.

-The Vintage Camera Lab (Bell & Howell)

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/12/141207-world-war-advertising-consumption-anniversary-people-photography-culture/

The Vintage Camera Lab (Bell & Howell)

Books:

Bell & Howell Company: A 75 Year History, by Jack Fay Robinson, 1982

Interesting Future Articles:

“The Pelican”

https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SWOD_Mark_7_Pelican.jpg

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“The WAAC”

https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Film_and_Photography_during_the_Second_World_War_CH18565.jpg