Original metal film canister used to house the 16mm film taken by former Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd employee, Mr Brian Daniel, of Kodak Australasia's Burnley facility in 1969.

Description of Content

Scenes of Burnley Kodak factory - Content not yet viewed so unverified.

Physical Description

Circular grey metal canister with yellow sticker label on lid

More Information

  • Collection Names

    Kodak Heritage Collection

  • Collecting Areas

    Images & Image Making, Working Life & Trades

  • Acquisition Information

    Donation from Brian Daniel, 15 May 2014

  • Organisation Named

    Burnley, Kodak (Australasia) Pty. Ltd., 550-556 Swan Street, Burnley, Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 22 Oct 1969

  • Recording Details

    Amateur Film, 500 feet, Silent

  • Content Summary

    1, 00:00:02 HH:MM:SS, Man pouring large bags of chemicals down a chute.,2, 00:00:20 HH:MM:SS, Man in warehouse choosing product from shelves.,3, 00:00:39 HH:MM:SS, Young man sealing box shut with large stapling machine.,4, 00:00:50 HH:MM:SS, Large chutes and machinery in factory.,5, 00:01:11 HH:MM:SS, Men on factory floor filling plastic bottles with developing chemicals and packing for shipment.,6, 00:01:49 HH:MM:SS, Men working on factory floor stamping product labels near a large tank. A man hangs up tools and adjusts his protective gloves.,7, 00:02:10 HH:MM:SS, Man in warehouse picking product,8, 00:02:20 HH:MM:SS, Women packing powdered product from a chute into bags. Staff working on various machines around the floor.,9, 00:02:43 HH:MM:SS, Powdered product being scooped, sifted, weighed and recorded on large computerised scale.,10, 00:05:28 HH:MM:SS, Close up of instructions for Kodak Developer D-76.,11, 00:05:31 HH:MM:SS, Women on factory floor preparing tin cans for filling with powdered photographic product. Camera pans down chute, where a woman sits at the bottom moving the tins. Other women load small scoops of a different chemical into the cans afterwards, wearing gloves. The cans are loaded onto a packing conveyor belt, boxed and sealed for shipment.,12, 00:07:47 HH:MM:SS, END OF TAPE A.

  • Format

    Moving Film, 16 mm

  • Inscriptions

    Label, handwritten, green ink on yellow paper: 'BURNLEY / SCENES / ~APPROX140M.'

  • Classification

    Manufacturing & industry, Photographic products, Manufacturing plant images

  • Category

    History & Technology

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  • Overall Dimensions - Closed

    28 mm (Height), 272 mm (Outside Diameter)

  • Keywords

    Photography, Manufacturing Plants, Factories, Industry, Factory Workers, Photographic Film, Photochemicals