Black and white photograph of HLS Potter Photo Store, otherwise known as 'Potters', a camera store on Ryrie street, Geelong, later purchased by Kodak Australasia.
After a period as a Kodak store, the company sold the store to a Mr Porter and his daughter Lillian but the store continued to process Kodak black and white film. The store became known as Porters and was managed by Cliff Barkly.
The shop front window display is pictured here circa 1930s, with adjacent shops and footpath visible.
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.
Description of Content
Street view of a shop front featuring photographic accessories in the display window. Neighbouring shops visible either side and an awning and footpath in foreground.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph printed on light weight photographic paper, portrait format
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Photograph, Black & White
Text, handwritten reverse: 'Geelong.' Text, stamped reverse: 'E8005.'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
157 mm (Width), 209 mm (Height)