Film projector

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2018.464.1 a-h
Level of Description
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

a: Height: 12.000 inches (30.48 cm) | Width: 7.250 inches (18.415 cm) | Depth: 13.500 inches (34.29 cm)

b: Height: 10.500 inches (26.67 cm) | Width: 11.000 inches (27.94 cm) | Depth: 6.250 inches (15.875 cm)

c: Height: 5.250 inches (13.335 cm) | Width: 1.250 inches (3.175 cm)

d: Height: 5.250 inches (13.335 cm) | Width: 1.250 inches (3.175 cm)

e: Height: 5.250 inches (13.335 cm) | Width: 1.250 inches (3.175 cm)

f: Height: 1.310 inches (3.327 cm) | Diameter: 1.000 inches (2.54 cm)

g: Height: 1.060 inches (2.692 cm)

h: Height: 23.750 inches (60.325 cm) | Width: 16.750 inches (42.545 cm) | Depth: 9.250 inches (23.495 cm)

Archival History

The film projector was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2018 by Nancy Merrel.


United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Nancy Merrell and John Lang

Scope and Content

Film Projector “Olympia” projector manufactured by “Kinotechnische Werkstätten” or Cinematographic Workshop Walter Knetsch in Breslau, Germany, a company that was established in 1919. Also included are a heater, three bulbs and the box that contained the projector and the above-named parts.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions on access

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

a: projector b: heater/fan c-e: bulbs f-g: screws h: box


This description is derived directly from structured data provided to EHRI by a partner institution. This collection holding institution considers this description as an accurate reflection of the archival holdings to which it refers at the moment of data transfer.