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Photograph - Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, Kodak Factory, Abbostford, Victoria, circa 1960 Reg. No: MM 98567
- Black and white, silver gelatin photograph of the Kodak plant in Abbotsford, Victoria, circa 1960.
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 photograph 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.
- Black and white, silver gelatin photograph, printed on medium weight paper, landscape format with a white border.
- Description Of Content:
- Image consists of an exterior view of the Kodak (Australasia) PTY. LTD. building. It is a corner view, showing two sides of the three storey brick building. The side entrance with roller door access is open. In front of the main entrance of the building, there are three Kodak vans parked. There is a cordoned off area for roadworks at the corner of the street with a man leaning against a window opening and a pedestrian walking on the sidewalk in front of the main entrance.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
- Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
|Dimensions:||203 mm (Height), 255 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||working life, buildings, photography, streetscapes, exterior views, making history - kodak collection|
|Themes this item is part of:||Baker & Rouse, Images & Image Making Collection, Kodak Heritage Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Abbotsford Workshops, Kodak Australasia|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Photographic Products|
|Tertiary Classification:||factory exterior views|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960|
|Organisation Depicted:||Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960|