Photograph, 6 of 16, Mataura Paper Mill Album [No 2 Machine]; unknown photograph...

Name/Title

Photograph, 6 of 16, Mataura Paper Mill Album [No 2 Machine]

About this object

Photograph; 6 of 16 from an album of black and white photographs taken in the 1920s and 1930s showing various aspects of the Mataura Paper Mill. This photograph was taken in 1926 and shows the Wet End of the Mill's original Number 2 machine. The label reads:
'View of the original No. 2 machine, wet end. Showing the wire table rolls, deckle straps, back gear drive pulleys and belts. Machine-man Dan McGowan standing at the couch press. About 1926.'

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1926

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 150mm x w 200mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura paper mill

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura paper mill/employees

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2012.137.6

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

This object is from
Share