Summary

Packaging for a Bantam camera, manufactured by Eastman Kodak Company.

This object is part of the Kodak Heritage 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.

Physical Description

Cardboard box packaging

More Information

  • Collection Names

    Kodak Heritage Collection

  • Collecting Areas

    Images & Image Making

  • Acquisition Information

    Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005

  • Acknowledgement

    Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.

  • Manufacturer

    Eastman Kodak Company, 1938-1942

  • Inscriptions

    On the top of the box: 'KODAK / BANTAM / f8' On both ends of the box: 'KODAK BANTAM / f8 / MADE IN UNITED STATES OF AMERICA BY / EASTMAN KODAK CO., ROCHESTER, N.Y. / TRADE MARK REG. U.S. PATENT OFFICE / CONTAINED MADE IN UNITED STATES OF AMERICA'

  • Classification

    Photography, Image making equipment, Cameras

  • Category

    History & Technology

  • Discipline

    Technology

  • Type of item

    Object

  • Overall Dimensions

    80 mm (Width), 130 mm (Depth), 50 mm (Height)

  • References

    James & Joan McKeown (Eds.), 'McKeown's Price Guide to Antique and Classic Cameras 2001-2002', Centennial Photo Service, United States of America, 2001

  • Keywords

    Photographic Products, Cameras, Photography