Black and white photograph of the interior of the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd store in Sydney, New South Wales, circa 1950s. This view shows service counters on the left and right, one for Camera Repairs and the other for the Enlarging and Framing Department. There are products and posters arranged throughout the store, and a set of stairs at the rear of the room.
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
Shop interior showing display cabinets of cameras and photographic equipment. Timber panelled walls and timber staircase.
Black and white photograph on medium weight 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, stamped reverse: 'J.C. YOUNG/Commercial Photography / Industrial-Documentary-Colour / 64 REGENT ST., SYDNEY.'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
248 mm (Width), 181 mm (Height)