Black and white photograph of a family viewing at a Kodak Micro-file Camera, assisted by a Kodak staff member at a Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd exhibition stand, circa 1960s.
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
Young boy being encouraged by mother and father standing behind him, to interact with a large Micro-file camera. A Kodak employee in dark rimmed glasses assists. Product display panels visible in background.
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, Office Equipment, Microfilm, Microfilm Readers