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Poster - 'Kodak Film Makes Every Camera a Better Camera', 1930s Document Reg. No: HT 19860

Summary:
Colour poster advertising Kodak photographic film, printed about 1930s. It features an illustration of a yellow box of Kodak Verichrome film, and has the slogan 'Perfected by World-wide Kodak Research. Kodak Film Makes Every Camera a Better Camera'

The poster is held in a scrapbook titled 'General Window Bills (Pre-War) that was 'compiled by Kodak Australasia, Sydney Office. The scrapbook contains 10 colour gummed posters designed to be adhered to a shop window, which advertise Kodak film and camera products.

This poster is part of the Kodak collection of products, promotional materials and working life artefacts from the Kodak factories in Melbourne. This collection dates from the late 19th century to the early 21st century and was acquired in 2005 when the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd factory in Coburg closed down.
Description:
Colour poster with background divided diagonally into blue and black. It features an illustration of a box of Kodak Verichrome film, and yellow, white and red text.The poster is attached to the scrapbook at bottom. It is gummed, ie has been coated with adhesive. Attached to a page of scrapbook HT 19857.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Acknowledgement:
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 110 mm (Height), 318 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: advertising, photographic equipment, photographic films, photography, posters, promotional materials, making history - kodak collection
Themes this item is part of: Kodak Heritage Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Baker & Rouse
Primary Classification: PHOTOGRAPHY
Secondary Classification: Retailing & Service
Tertiary Classification: promotional materials
Distributor: Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1930s

Poster dates from pre-war period according to title on front of scrapbook.

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