Negative Viewing Device

A device for holding and viewing photographic negatives.


Metal, cover lifts on hinges over a piece of glass. A gull-winged shaped appendage on each side.

This set of equipment for developing photographs from negatives came to Clare Museum from the family of the donor’s late husband, Tom McGrath.

Tom came from Feakle, County Clare, and this equipment had been kept under the stairs in the their home for many years.

It dates to between 1945 and 1950.

Collection: Teresa McGrath

Category: Photographic Equipment

2016.0051 (5328)