Summary

Monochrome photograph of a nurse, possibly Sister McBean, in the Medical Department of the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd factory in Abbotsford, 1950s.

This image is part of 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 Australasia Pty Ltd 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

Medical room with examination table in centre, lights, sink, cupboard filled with medicines, and nurse in habit standing at sink in background.

Physical Description

Monochrome, sepia toned photograph, landscape format, with white border and stamped text on reverse.

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