Summary

Bundle of 10 un-used, flat pack boxes for Kodak Gold Bright Sun film packs. The film packs had small hanging tabs for display and were designed to hold 2 x Kodak Gold 100 film cartridges (36 exposures, 35mm color print film, 100 speed), totalling 72 exposures per pack. The boxes feature both English and Chinese / Mandarin script.

They were manufactured by Carter Holt Harvey packaging for Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, who would then package the finished film in the Coburg factory using coated film from Kodak (China) Company Limited.

These boxes, manufactured circa 2003 - 2005, are excess, un-used stock items from the end of manufacturing at Kodak Australasia.These products are 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.

Physical Description

10 colour cardboard boxes printed in a yellow, red and black colour scheme with a photograph on the front of a two boys making sandcastles on the beach. There are small hanging tabs folded down on the reverse side.The boxes were originally tied together with a brown rubber band.

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