Summary

Black and white photograph of the aqueous doctor preparation, mixing bay, in the east wing of Building 2, Emulsion Department, at the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd factory, Coburg circa 1963.

The doctors are mixed in appropriate sized units using either stainless steel or ceramic containers. Distilled water is supplied at two temperatures, ambient or 175 degrees Fahrenheit.

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 round steel containers on trolleys with mechanical stirrers connected. The container on the left is smaller than the one on the right.

Physical Description

Black and white silver gelatin photograph, landscape format, with white border and two holes punched along top edge.

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