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The Argus Museum

Argus was an American maker of cameras and photographic products, founded in 1936 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Its best-known product was the C3 rangefinder camera, which enjoyed a 27-year production run and became one of the top-selling cameras in history. The company's Model A was the first low-cost 35 mm camera in the United States. Sylvania acquired Argus in 1959 and sold it in 1969, by which time it had ceased camera production (some rebadged cameras continued to be sold under the Argus name thr...



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1952 Argus C Four
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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1938 advertisement for the Original Argus C from an unknown magazine.
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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Popular Photography Magazine1940 September, Argus C 3 And Argoflex
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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1951 Argus Cameras Advertisement
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
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Typical Miniature Cameras: bottom row on left: Argus A
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus M-4 Power Zoom 8mm Movie Camera
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Movie Camera, Argus M4
Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus 40
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus Super 8 Sound Film Camera Models AS-763, AS-765, & AS-768
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Movie Camera, Argus Super Eight, Argus AS 763, Argus AS 765,...
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus 802 Super Eight Movie Camera with instant cartridge loading
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Movie Camera, Argus Super Eight, Argus 802
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus M-3 Match-Matic Movie Camera
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Movie Camera, Argus M3 Matchmatic
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus/Cosina Super Eight Electric Zoom Movie Cameras Models 715 & 718
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Movie Camera, Argus Super Eight, Argus/Cosina 715,...
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus 3.3 MP Digital User's Manual
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Digital Camera, Argus DC 3650
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus Speed Camera Model C Brochure
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus C-4 And C-44 Two of the worlds truly fine 35mm cameras.
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus C4, Argus C44
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Argus DC3640 User Manual
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Digital Camera, Argus DC 3640
Argus Camera Co. Manuals
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How To Take "Superslides" with your Argus 75 Camera.
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus 75, Argus Slides
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Popular Photography Magazine, Argus M and Argus C 3 ad, September 1939, page 11. 
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Instructions for operating Argus Model A Projector 
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Projector, Argus Model A Projector
Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Advertising Displays, Inc.
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Popular Photography Magazine 1954 April.
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Vokar
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 41 March (page 98).
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 41 December (page 131).
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 41 May (page 114).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
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US Camera magazine 1946 May (page 43).
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 41 January (page 97).
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Taking Pictures of ...TV by Argus Cameras
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Popular Photography Magazine 1942 March (pages 70-71).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
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Popular Photography Magazine  1939 May, page 76. 
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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Popular Photography Magazine  1940 February.
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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Popular Photography 1940 December (page 14).
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Popular Photography magazine 19 47 June (page 22).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
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Popular Photography Magazine 1954 June (page 95).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Mendelsohn Speedgun Company, Inc.
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Popular Photography Magazine  1947 September (page 32).
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Popular Photography magazine 19 46 April (page 21).
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Popular Photography Magazine 1956 December, pages 44 and 45.
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 45 April (page 7).
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- Argus Camera Co.
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 49 July, page 20
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Popular Photography magazine 19 46 August (page 115).
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Popular Photography Magazine  1951 August (page. 17)
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 50 March (page 149).
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Popular Photography Magazine  1949 May (page 7).
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Popular Photography Magazine 1957 November (page 50).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
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Popular Photography magazine 19 47 November (page 33).
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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Instructions for Operating Model M Argus Camera.
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Model M
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Modern Photography Magazine 19 72 December (page 34).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Argus Camera Co.
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Life Magazine May 09, 1938, Page 72.
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The Argus Museum
- International Radio Corp.
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Life Magazine from 1937 of a Kadette Radio.
Topics: International Radio Corp., Life Magazine, Life Advertisement, Kadette Radio
Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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The Roman Hat Mystery: A Problem in Deduction by Ellery Queen Grosset & Dunlap; New York; 1929
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Model 51 Projector, University Microfilms, Argus Microfilms
Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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Fun in Bed: The Convalescent's Handbook Edited by Frank Scully with a preface by Dr. Logan Clendening Simmons and Schuster; New York; 1932
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Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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I'm a Stranger here Myself by Ogden Nash Little, Brown, and Company; Boston; 1945
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Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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Square-Shooter by William MacLeod Raine Grosset & Dunlap; New York, 1934
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Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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It's Smart to be People by George Price with Forward by S. J. Perelman Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.; New York; 1942
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Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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Barnaby By Crockett Johnson Henry Holt and Company; New York; 1942
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Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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Captain Horatio Hornblower by C. S. Forester with Drawings by N. C. Wyeth Little, Brown and Company; Boston; 1945
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- Argus Camera Co.
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US Camera magazine 1948 March (page 6).
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Argus's University Microfilms Collection
- University Microfilms
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Black River Captive by West Lathrop Illustrated by Dwight Logan Random House; New York; 1946
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Russell L. Allison
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 37 December (page 96).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- W.R. Terrill Co.
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 48 October (page 251).
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Argus Camera Co. Advertisements
- Mendelsohn Speedgun Company, Inc.
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 46 August (page 26).
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- Russell L. Allison
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 37 September (page 88).
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- Vokar
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 46 June (page 28).
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- Robert M Lynn
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Popular Photography Magazine 19 37 September (page 88).
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Modern Photography Magazine 19 60 December (page 155).
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
- Argus Camera Co.
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"Good Pictures" will improve your photography by Argus 
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Argus Camera Co. Manuals
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Argus Book Copying And Close Ups with Argus Cameras. 
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Argus Cinemax 8EE 8mm Movie Camera Automatic Power-zoom reflex
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How to use your new Argus 127 Camera. Easy Instructions
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Argus 811  Instant-Loading Movie Camera Super Eight. 
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Argus 812 Super Eight  Movie Camera with  Instant Cartridge Loading 
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Argus Electric-Eye Zoom Eight Movie Camera Model 409
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Argus Autronic II Completly Automatic 35mm
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Argus C-2 & C-3 Instruction Book
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Model C, Argus C2, Argus C3
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Argus/Cosina Compact 35 Automatic Electric Eye Rangefinder Camera manual. 
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Argus DC3810 user's manual.
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Digital Camera, Argus DC 3810
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Argus C 3 Wartime, Unknown magazine, page 139.
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A Guide to Fun with your Argus Super 75
Topics: Argus Camera Co., Argus Manual, Argus Seventy-five, Argus 75, Argus Super 75