Black and white 1/6th plate glass negative of a monkey on a wire cable attached to a ship or other vessel, with people looking from above. There is an older woman in a hat and a man in a uniform, possibly a naval uniform.

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

Monkey cleaning itself while sitting on a ship's wire rope or cable. People are seated above it, leaning on a rope fence.

Physical Description

Black and white glass negative, 1/6th plate, portrait format

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