Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees]; unknown photographer; 1930s; MT201...

Name/Title

Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees]

About this object

A black and white photograph depicting (male) employees inside one of the Mataura Dairy Factory work rooms, pausing in their work to pose for a shot. Around them is equipment including wheels, pulleys, benches and moulds (possibly for cheese?). Central bottom in the photograph is a young boy, and in the lower bottom right-hand corner is what appears to be a set of plans laid out on a bench.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1930s

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

On reverse of mounting, in blue pen: 'E33-28'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 203mm x w 253mm

medium

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2011.185.79

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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