Framed black and white portrait photograph of the Kodak Australasia Women's Basketball Team at the Semi-Final, 1949.
Pictured, left to right: Nomai Foster, Ruth Teasdell, Phyllis Neal, Hazel Schofield, Betty Ireland (Capt), Doreen Clapp (V. Capt) and Margaret Jones.
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.
This photograph 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.
Description of Content
Black and white image of seven women in sports uniform, standing in height order, on an open sports field with two or three storey buildings and spectators visible in the background.
Framed black and white photograph mounted on buff coloured board, with inscriptions above and below the image.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Place & Date Depicted
Place of image is unknown.
Photograph, Black & White
Above image, handwritten, black ink with red underlining: 'KODAK BASKETBALL TEAM / Semi-Final 1949 Below image, handwritten, black ink with red underlining of Capt and V.Capt: NOMAI FOSTER, RUTH TEASDELL, PHYLLIS NEAL, HAZEL SCHOFIELD, BETTY IRELAND (Capt), DOREEN CLAPP (V. Capt) / MARGARET JONES.'
Type of item
255 mm (Width), 15 mm (Depth), 207 mm (Height)