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Album, photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory cheese-making]; McPhee, Lance (Mataura); ...

Name/Title
Album, photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory cheese-making]
About this object
A photograph album containing 18 black and white photographs of the Mataura Dairy Factory's cheese making processes, workers, and associated people in 1931 - 1932.

1 - Bruce Martin turning the cheese
2 - the milk trucks at the loading bay
3 - Bill Richmond in the boiler room
4 - Bill Richmond with machinery
5 - employees in loading bay
6 - milk trucks and employees in loading bay
7 - Bill McLeod with pasteuriser
8 - McDonald (manger) in the starter room
9 - employees turning the curd
10 - employees milling the curd
11 - employees milling the curd, with salt
12 - employees and cheeses in factory
13 - manager, and employees moving cheeses
14 - employees in the factory
15 - view of factory
16 - employees with cheeses and crates
17 - employees making cheese crates
18 - employees posing for group photo

Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, album
Date Made
1931-1932
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
processed material, paper, cardboard

Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on front cover: 'CHEESE MAKING / Lance McPhee / taken approx 1931/32'
Technique
printed
glued
tied
Measurements
h 210mm x w 290mm x d 10mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
industry
industry/mataura dairy factory
industry/mataura dairy factory/employees
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society
Object Type
photograph album
Object number
MT2012.5.2
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