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Negative - Nicholls-Cumming Advertising Australia Pty Ltd, General Office, Melbourne, Victoria, Sep 1954 Image Reg. No: MM 125014

Summary:
Black and white negative depicting men working in an office at Nicholls-Cumming Advertising Australia Pty Ltd in September 1954. This image is one of approximately 85,000 negatives from the Laurie Richards Collection taken by the Melbourne based Laurie Richards Studio between the 1950s -1970s.

Laurie Richards was a professional photographer who began his career as a photo-journalist, in 1953, he opened his own business and set up a photographic studio at his home in Alphington. At its peak, in the late 1960s, the Laurie Richards Studio was one of Melbourne's pre-eminent commercial photographic studios, employing twelve photographers.
Description:
Black and white cellulose acetate negative.
Description Of Content:
Interior view of Nichols-Cumming Advertising general office showing five men working at desks.
Acknowledgement:
Laurie Richards Collection, Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 118 mm (Height), 163 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: working life, office workers, advertising, interior views, offices, staff
Themes this item is part of: Laurie Richards Studio, Photographer, Melbourne, Victoria, Laurie Richards Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Office Environments
Tertiary Classification: office interiors
Inscriptions: Hand written in white ink on negative below image: 'G1729'
Format: Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Nicholls-Cumming Advertising Australia Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Sep 1954
Photographer: Laurie Richards Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Sep 1954

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