A letter from Mr Ed Woods, former Chairman & Managing Director of Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, to Mr Shane Allan, regarding an enclosed memento from Shane's Kodak Australasia long service dinner on November 22, 1990.

Louis Shane Allan (commonly known as Shane) who worked with the company for 37 years, from 1965 to 2002, in various roles, starting off in planning and stock control, later moving to managing government contracts, before he became Kodak's Ombudsman with the job of resolving difficult problems with customers.

This document was donated as part of the Kodak Oral History Project. It complements 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.

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.

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A4 printed letter, black ink on white paper with red & yellow Kodak branded letterhead. Signature in blue ink.

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