Colour photograph of the shop interior of the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd retail store on Hay Street, Perth, Western Australia, circa 1960s. It shows customers at the service counter and Christmas decorations hung around the store.
This image 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.
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.
Description of Content
Interior of a photographic shop. Four women and a man standing at counter in the shop. Christmas decorations and products decorate the store.
Colour photograph on light weight paper with Eastman Kodak watermark on reverse side; landscape format with white border.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd - Perth, Western Australia, Perth, Greater Perth, Western Australia, Australia, circa 1960s
A series of photos from this period, printed on identical paper, contained one photo known to be the shop exterior of the Hay Street store. It has been assumed, therefore, that the remaining interiors from this series were taken at this time and location.
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
126 mm (Width), 88 mm (Height)