EMI
OZ Company Sleeves 1973-1990

Labels

10154 - mar 1973
to
EMI 241 - 1980
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to
EMI 360 - 1980
EMI 564 - 1981
to
EMI 1240 - 1983
EMI 564
EMI 641
EMI 709
EMI 774
EMI 887
EMI 903
During the early 70’s the Columbia label disappeared and releases on HMV & Parlophone started tapering off and their artists started appearing on the “new” EMI label. Possibly an edict from the home office in England.
EMI (Australia) also recorded local acts on the EMI label.
EMI 679 - 1982
EMI 2389 -1990
EMI 2390 - 1989
Food Ltd.
EMI 2498 - 1990
There were some off-shoots to the label, being EMI International, America, USA & Manhattan, these were separate companies overseas, but “lumped” into the one company in Australia.
EMI International
EMI America
EMI America
EMI USA
1975
1980-1981
1982-1985
1990
Manhattan
1986-1988
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Sleeves

Sleeve assembly differences (back of the sleeve)
A
Inside flaps starts
at the top
of the sleeve
B
Inside flaps starts about
10 mm down from the top of the sleeve
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Range
Front
Back
Details
No 1 a
10154 - 1973
to
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Normal paper
E.M.I. (Australia) Limited
(Incorporated in N.S.W.)
 Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 1 b
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to
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Normal paper
E.M.I. (Australia) Limited
(Incorporated in N.S.W.)
   Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 2
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to
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Normal paper - White stripe
E.M.I. (Australia) Limited
(Incorporated in N.S.W.)
   Cut straight  Inside glued - B  
No 3
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to
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Thin paper
E.M.I. (Australia) Limited
(Incorporated in N.S.W.)
   Cut straight  Inside glued - B  
No 4
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to
1978
Thin paper
New font
   Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 5
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to
1978
Thin paper
New font
   Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 6 a
EMI 11940 - 1979
to
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Normal paper
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight  Inside glued - B  
No 6 b
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to
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Normal paper
EMI Records Australia
 Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 6 c
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to
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Normal paper
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight  Inside glued - B  
No 6 d
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to
EMI 168 - jan 1980
Glossy paper
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight  Inside glued - B  
No 7
EMI 342 - oct 1980
to
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EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight/notch  Glued left/right  
No 8
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to
EMI 381 - 1981
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight/notch  Glued left/right  
No 9 a
EMI 546 - oct 1981
to
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Red
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 9 b
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to
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Pale red
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 9 c
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to
EMI 1154 - 1982 
Light red
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight  Inside glued - A  
No 10
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to
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   Cut straight  Glued left/right  
No 11
EMI 1240 - 1983
to
1986

 
Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  
No 12 a
1986
to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  
No 12 b
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  
No 12 c
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top   Inside glued  
No 12 d
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top   Inside glued  
No 12 e
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  1987
No 12 f
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  
No 12 g
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  1986
No 12 h
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  
No 12 i
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to
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Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued  
No 12 j
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to
1990
Manufactured and Distributed by
EMI Records Australia
   Cut straight - white top  Inside glued