from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Eastman, George 1854-1932. American inventor and industrialist who invented a dry-plate process of photographic film development, flexible film, a box camera, and a process for color photography.
  • Eastman, Max Forrester 1883-1969. American writer and editor noted for his social and literary criticism. Founder and editor of The Masses (1913-1918) and The Liberator (1919-1922), he wrote Enjoyment of Poetry (1913) and many other books.

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  • n. United States inventor of a dry-plate process of developing photographic film and of flexible film (his firm introduced roll film) and of the box camera and of a process for color photography (1854-1932)


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