Black and white photograph of the shop front window display in 'Kodak House' on Elizabeth St, Hobart, Tasmania, 18 July 1960. The display focuses on Kodak developing accessories, including developing outfits, photographic papers and films. There are several poster sized prints of Hobart from Mount Wellington hung across the centre of the display.
This image 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.
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.
Description of Content
Shopfront display of cameras and photographic equipment, with several photographs hung throughout the space. There is also a giant model box of Verichrome film hung at the back of the display.
Black & white photograph on lightweight paper, landscape format.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Place & Date Depicted
Photograph, Black & White
Text, handwritten reverse: 'Hobart /18 July 1960.'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
218 mm (Width), 165 mm (Height)