Black and white photograph featuring an air conditioning unit for the x-ray & portrait film areas and the x-ray sheet cutting room in the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd factory, Abbotsford. The image is number 6 in a series featuring X-ray and portrait film areas.
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
Air conditioning unit with ducting.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph, landscape format, mounted on card with two holes punched at left and label adhered on reverse.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Place & Date Depicted
Photograph, See Dimensions, Black & White
Reverse, label, typed, black ink: 'X-RAY & PORTRAIT FILM / 6. Showing at left air-conditioning unit comprising / Chill Box, Fan (5000 CFM) Fin Heater and Humidifier. / At right Humidifier Unit for X-Ray Sheet Cutting Room.'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
205 mm (Width), 158 mm (Height)