Black and white photograph of a crowd of people at a Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd exhibition stand, circa 1960s, viewing the Engineering Drawing Systems display. The panel is visible in the background and the crowd of mostly young men and women are looking down at something on display (not visible).
This photograph one of ten photographs taken at this Kodak exhibition stand, which featured displays on business photo systems and medical, industrial and engineering imaging equipment. It 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
Crowd of young men and women at exhibition display stand. A display panel is visible in the background and the crowd of mostly young men and women are looking down at something on display (not visible).
Black and white photograph on light weight paper; landscape format with white border.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Photograph, 3.5" x 4.5" Contact Print, Black & White
Stamped, reverse, black ink: 'J326'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
118 mm (Width), 90 mm (Height)
Retailing, Sales, Marketing, Photographic Equipment & Supplies, Photographic Products, Photographic Film, Retail Displays, Retail Display Materials, Trade Exhibitions, Signage, Cameras, Promotional Materials, Trade Shows, Trade Fairs, Exhibitions, Engineering Industry