Framed photograph, Staff, Southland Clothing Company, 1948; Unknown photographer...


Framed photograph, Staff, Southland Clothing Company, 1948

About this object

Named group photo of the staff of the Southland Clothing Co (Riverton) Ltd taken on 23 July 1948.
Back Row. S. Drake, H. Brown. A. Cumming, E. Huggins, M. Sutherland, C. Carren, I. MacAskill, J. Taylor, N. Donnelly, G.H. Millow, Secretary.
Front Row: D. Densem, Managing Director, N. Ross, T. Turner, A. Armstrong, Director, L. Lee, J. Cribb, P. Latchford, S. Spain, N. Wilson, N. Hamlin.

An inscription on the reverse records that the company started on 28 October 1947 (incorporated on 6 October 1947).

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Riverton-Aparima


Unknown photographer

Maker Role


Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on the mount in a caligraphic style: 'The Staff "Southland Clothing Co (Riverton)Ltd" Back Row. S. Drake, H. Brown. A. Cumming, E. Huggins. M. Sutherland. C. Carren. I. MacAskill. J. Taylor. N. Donnelly. G.H. Millow, Secty. Front Row D. Densem, Man Director. N. Ross. T.Turner. A. Armstrong, Director. L. Lee. J. Cribb. P. Latchford. S. Spain. N. Wilson. N. Hamlin.' Handwritten on the reverse: 'THE SOUTHLAND CLOTHING CO WAS STARTED IN 1947 Oct 28th 1947'. Handwritten on reverse in two different types of pen: '96/95/330'. Handwritten on reverse on a yellow sticker and also on backing adjacent: '99/9'.


h 400 mm x w 505 mm x d 25 mm



Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

Business and Retail

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, paper
organic, processed material, paper, cardboard
organic, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, glass

Object number



Orphaned work

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