Monochrome photograph of paper feeding through No. 5 coating machine in the experimental coating room at Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, Abbotsford. The paper can be seen leaving the 'looper' and entering the tunnel. The room is used exclusively for trial coatings on paper and film.

This image is part of an album produced by Kodak, titled 'Emulsion Department: Production and Experimental'. It belonged to Ian 'Charlie' Yelland, who worked for Kodak Australasia Emulsion Department for 46 years, retiring in 1978.

This image 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.

Description of Content

Large loops of paper feeding through a coating machine. The paper is looped around metal bars and connected to a pulley system.

Physical Description

Black and white photograph; portrait format; mounted to cream card.

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