Black and white photograph of a Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd Medical Imaging exhibition stand at a Science Congress held in Melbourne, in March 1948. There are viewing and intensifying screens along the walls, with lights and other medical imaging equipment and film arranged around the space. A large projection screen and service desk are visible on the far right of the image.
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.
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
Exhibition/trade show display stand with medical imaging equipment and x-rays arranged in the space, primarily along the walls, with some equipment in the centre of the space, and a desk and projection screen to the right.
Black and white photograph on medium weight paper; landscape format with white border. Stamp and handwritten inscriptions on reverse.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Photograph, Black & White
Reverse, handwritten, pencil: 'Medical Exhibit Melbourne / Early 1948'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
243 mm (Width), 192 mm (Height)
Retailing, Sales, Marketing, Medical Imaging, Photographic Equipment & Supplies, Photographic Products, Retail Displays, Retail Display Materials, Trade Exhibitions, Signage, Promotional Materials, Trade Shows, Trade Fairs, Exhibitions