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Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees 1921-1922]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1...

Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees 1921-1922]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1922; MT2011.185.80
Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees 1921-1922]
About this object
A black and white photograph depicting a group of male Mataura Dairy Factory employees, in semi-formal attire (suits and ties). They are posing outdoors with two kinds of factory packing boxes which are stamped with their logo.

Employees are (left to right),
back row:
Piercy, W.
Maley, J.
Cameron, D.
O'Brian, J.
Bruce, G.
Phillips, J.
Shrimpton, L.
middle row:
Johnstone, A. (butter maker)
McPhee, C.
Bristow, H. (day foreman)
McDonald, D. (manager)
McPhee, L. (night foreman)
Richmond, W. (engineer)
Friend, G.
Balloch, R.
front row:
Reid, J.
Duthie, G.
Nolan, W.
Henry, J.

Maker Role
photograph, black and white
Date Made
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Inscription and Marks
On reverse of mounting, typed on a piece of card taped to the mounting:
'Mataura Dairy Factory Staff, 1921-1922. / Back Row - W. Piercy, J. Maley, D. Cameron, J. O'Brian, G. Bruce, J. Phillips, L. Shrimpton. / Second Row - A. Johnstone (Buttermaker), C. McPhee, H. Bristow (Day Foreman), D. McDonald (Manager), L. McPhee / (Night Foreman), W. Richmond (Engineer), G. Friend, R. Balloch. / Sitting in Front - J. Reid, G. Duthie, W. Nolan, J. Henry. / The Mora Studio'

h 165mm x w 228mm


Subject and Association Keywords
industry/mataura dairy factory
genealogy/personal and family names
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
Object number
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