Black and white photograph of the sulphuric acid dilution and storage area of Building 2, Emulsion Department, at the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd factory, Coburg circa 1963. The acid is elevated from carboys by suction into these glass storage vessels of 5 gallon capacity, which hold the diluted solution.
Part of a photographic album produced by Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, Coburg, containing approximately 70 black and white 8 x 10 inch photographic prints of the Emulsion Department; plans of the plant; colour photographs of the Emulsion Department management staff and Development and Production Supervision staff.
The album belonged to Ian 'Charlie' Yelland, who worked for Kodak Australasia Emulsion Department for 46 years, retiring in 1978.
Description of Content
Two 400 litre fibre-glass storage tanks. They are positioned next to each other in a room. Both have mechanical stirrers connected. Beside them are scientific glassware and a brick platform with stairs.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph, landscape format, with white border and two holes punched along top edge.
Donation from Terry Yelland, 21/02/2013
Photograph, 8" x 10", Black & White
Handwritten in blue ink on the back of the photograph; '6' Handwritten in grey pencil on the back of the photograph; '1'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
252 mm (Width), 202 mm (Height)