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Box - Kodak 'Extra Contrasty' Lantern Plates, Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, circa 1930s Object Reg. No: HT 28169

Cardboard box made by Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Australia. The box originally contained part of a collection of 55 photographic lantern slides, glass negatives and acetate negatives of travel images taken in the Pacific Islands, probably in the late 1930s. It is numbered '1'.
Cardboard box with a separate lid and base.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33 mm (Height), 92 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: photographic slides, photographic supplies
Themes this item is part of: Baker & Rouse, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: PHOTOGRAPHY
Secondary Classification: Image Storage
Tertiary Classification: boxes
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink on blue paper adhered to front of box lid: 'KODAK / EXTRA CONTRASTY / LANTERN PLATES / The exposure required for a negative of ordinary / density will be about 2 seconds 4 ft. from a 40 / watt electric light blub. / (extensive text)'

Handwritten in grey pencil on blue paper adhered to front of box lid: '1'
Date Used: circa 1930s
Manufacturer: Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Central, Victoria, Australia

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