Box - Kodak Lantern Plates, Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, circa 1930s Object Reg. No: HT 28170

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 '2'.
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 white paper adhered to front of box lid: 'KODAK / LANTERN PLATES / The exposure required for a negative of ordinary density will / be about 5 seconds 4 ft. from a 40 watt electric light blub. / (extensive text)'

Handwritten in grey pencil on the front of box lid: '2'

Printed in black ink on white paper adhered to the side of box lid: 'BACKED / When replacing exposure BACKED PLATES / in the box, be (extensive text)'

Printed in black ink on the bottom of box base: '3616 XF / BACKED R'
Date Used: circa 1930s
Manufacturer: Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Central, Victoria, Australia

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