Man placing a plastic tub into the back seat of a Kodak branded Ford Escort motor car, Building 20, Color Print & Processing, Kodak Australasia's Coburg factory, 1973.
Kodak Australasia had a fleet of approximately 6 vehicles during this period. This fleet was used for the collection and return delivery of films from pharmacies and camera stores to the CP&P Department at Coburg for processing. Film products collected and delivered included 35mm slides, 8mm and 16mm movie films and prints.
Colour slide from a lecture series titled 'Kodak in Australia...Coburg', issued by the Kodak Marketing Education department of Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd, 1970s. It was originally housed with other slides in a yellow Kodak branded binder. Images in the binder include views of the Coburg factory site, workers, and graphic diagrams showing the various departments and staff hierarchy.
This object 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.
Description of Content
Man in pants, shirt and tie placing a plastic tub in the backseat of a Kodak branded Ford motor car with the number plate KOD 036. The car is parked in front a red brick wall.
35mm, positive colour film mounted in a cardboard slide frame.
Donation from Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, Ms. Kate Metcalf - Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd, 2005
Courtesy of Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd.
Slide, 35 mm, Colour
Type of item
50 mm (Width), 50 mm (Height)
Photography, Manufacturing, Promotional Materials, Slides, Marketing, Cars, Delivery Vehicles, Factories, Transport, Staff, Workers, Photographic Film, Photographic Slides, Prints, Chemists, Pharmacies