Summary

Black and white silver gelatin photograph, group portrait, Kodak Branch Managers Conference, Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, April 1961.

Pictured in the back row, left to right: R. Thomson, Toowoomba; F.J. McGill, Cairns; J.R. Freeman, Townsville; D.F. Vaughan, Rockhampton; C. Nelson, Geelong; R.L. Thomson, Launceston; J.A. Malone, Ballarat; G. Garside, Newcastle.

Seated, left to right: G.S. George, Hobart; A.V. Thomas, Adelaide; A. Wonson, Victoria; W.R. Clarkson, New South Wales; R.A. Clelland, Queensland; E.J. Harris, Perth; R.A. Dudley, Sydney.

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.

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

Group portrait featuring seven men seated in the front row of the image and eight men standing in the back row. Typed text features across the bottom of image detailing names of managers present in the photograph.

Physical Description

Black and white silver gelatin photograph printed on medium weight paper, landscape format.

More Information

  • Collection Names

    Kodak Heritage Collection

  • Collecting Areas

    Images & Image Making, Working Life & Trades

  • Acquisition Information

    Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005

  • Acknowledgement

    Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.

  • Date Depicted

    Australia, Apr 1961

  • Organisation Depicted

    Kodak (Australasia) Pty, Ltd, Australia, Australia, Apr 1961

  • Individuals Identified

    Thompson, R; McGill, F.J; Freeman, J.R; Vaughan, D.F; Nelson, C; Thomson, R.L; Malone, J.A; Garside, G; George, G.S; Thomas, A.V; Wonson, A; Clarkson, W.R; Clelland, R.A; Harris, E.J; Dudley, R.A

  • Format

    Photograph, Black & White

  • Inscriptions

    Front, printed: 'Back Row, Left to Right/ R. Thomson, Toowoomba; F.J. McGill, Cairns; J.R. Freeman, Townsville; D.F. Vaughan, Rockhampton; C. Nelson, Geelong; R.L. Thomson, Launceston; J.A. Malone, Ballarat; G. Garside, Newcastle;/ Seated, Left to Right/ G.S. George, Hobart; A.V. Thomas, Adelaide; A. Wonson, Victoria; W.R. Clarkson, New South Wales; R.A. Clelland, Queensland; E.J. Harris, Perth; R.A. Dudley, Sydney./ KODAK BRANCH MANAGERS' CONFERENCE, APRIL 1961'

  • Classification

    Manufacturing & industry, Photographic products, Workers

  • Category

    History & Technology

  • Discipline

    Technology

  • Type of item

    Image

  • Image Dimensions - Photograph

    252 mm (Width), 202 mm (Height)

  • Keywords

    Conferences, Manufacturing, Photography, Portraits, Staff