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Manuscript Collection

Godrej Archives has a collection of old documents which include correspondence, business letters, writings, speeches, annual reports, advertisements, product catalogues and sales literature, drawings, newspaper clippings, policy circulars, customer appreciation letters, in-house magazines etc.


Photograph Collection

Our present collection includes pictures of the Godrej family, various events and activities held at all our establishments, CSR activities, products, workers and visits of dignitaries to Vikhroli Industrial Township. The collection contains over 41343 photographs.


Audio-Visual Collection

Audio-Visual Collection contains approximately 1828 (video cassettes, audio cassettes, CDs, DVDs) capturing events, advertisements, corporate films, speeches and television news coverage.


Oral History Collection

This collection contains more than 200 audio recordings of oral history interviews with those who have contributed substantially to the growth of the organisation. It includes interviews with former employees, workers, dealers, customers, associates etc. that have been conducted/ collected by the Godrej Archives over the last six years. Many interviews have transcripts or summaries and transcripts/ summaries are accessible to general public.



The Memorabilia Collection contains old products like safes, almirahs, locks, soaps, refrigerator, typewriters etc. It also contains awards, gifts and souvenirs including plaques and certificates, prints and framed works and art works received by Godrej family members and employees.


Printed Material

The collection contains company brochures, product catalogues (1920s onwards), issues of old in-house magazine 'Godrej News' (1995-2000) as well as issues of present Godrej house magazine 'Change' (2001-till date). Also included are media coverage, newspaper clippings, annual magazines of Udayachal Schools (1965-2000), publications of Pragati Kendra (Welfare Centre) and Upchar Gruha (Dispensary), issues of Staff Club Bulletin (1972-1980) etc.