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Newspaper Cutting - Australian Kodakery, 'Nostalgia' Section, Kodak Australasia's Foreman's Club, Jul 1977 Document Reg. No: HT 21479

Newspaper cutting of the 'Nostalgia' section published in the magazine, 'Australian Kodakery', July 1977. The cutting features a group portrait of male Kodak staff called the 'Foreman's Club'.

Front [left - right]: Orme Goble, Jack Stansfield, Geoff Baker, Stan Hawkins, Stuart Sanderson, Lionel Andrew, George Killop. Second Row [left-right]: Alan Bell, Wilf Hayes, Fred Haugh, Sam White, Everett Wilkinson, Percy Minter, Bill Lugg, Jack Street, Harry Richardson. Third Row [left-right]: Cyril Edwards, Ed. Perkins, Fred Smith, Arthur Haugh, Sid Gray, Gerry Collins, Arch Scull, Ian Yelland, Len Wells. Fourth Row [left-right]: Harry Horswill, Charlie Whincup, Jim Myers, Bill McCarthy, Neil Payne, Stan Ward, Bob Duff, Ern Van de Velde, Wilfred Hassett.

Kodak manufactured and distributed a wide range of photographic products to Australasia, such as film, paper, chemicals, cameras and miscellaneous equipment. Its client base included amateur and professional photographers, as well as specialist medical and graphic art professionals who used photography, x-ray and other imaging techniques.

This newspaper cutting is part of the Kodak collection of products, promotional materials, photographs and working life artefacts collected from Kodak Australasia in 2005, when the Melbourne manufacturing plant at Coburg closed down.
Newspaper cutting, black print and photographic image on lightweight off-white paper. Two sections of the cutting are stapled together.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 112 mm (Height), 230 mm (Width)
Dimension Comment: Second piece of cutting:73mmx153mm

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Tagged with: manufacturing, newspapers, photography, staff, making history - kodak collection
Themes this item is part of: Baker & Rouse, Images & Image Making Collection, Kodak Heritage Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Photographic Products
Tertiary Classification: workers
Date Published: Kodak Australasia, Australia, Jul 1977
Organisation Depicted: Kodak Australasia, Australia, Jul 1977

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