Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees, 1916-1917]; Southland Photo Co.; 19...

Name/Title

Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees, 1916-1917]

About this object

A black and white photograph depicting a group of male Mataura Dairy Factory employees wearing semi-formal attire (suits and ties), posing outside in front of a high wooden fence. In front of the seated row are displayed three of the factory's product boxes; the two round ones for cheese, and the square box for whey.

Employees are (left to right),
back row:
Douglas, G.C.
Currie, P.
Cameron, H.
Johnston, A.
Bristow, S.H.
Hoare, A.E.
front row:
Clearwater, G.C.
Cameron, W.F.
Lawson, G.
McDonald, D.M. (manager)
Henderson, J.H.
Richmond, W.T.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

Southland Photo Co.

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1917

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

Printed on front of mounting,
above photograph: 'MATAURA DAIRY FACTORY STAFF. / SEASON 1916-1917.'
below photograph: 'SOUTHLAND PHOTO CO. / Front Row. - G. C. Clearwater, W. F. Cameron, G. Lawson, D. M. McDonald (Manager), J. H. Henderson, / and W. T. Richmond. / Back Row. - G. C. Douglas, P. Currie, H. Cameron, A. Johnston, S. H. Bristow, and A. E. Hoare.

On reverse of mounting,
in blue pen: '89 (crossed out) 457 (crossed out) E34 - 1 / Given by Mike Corbett'
in blue pen on white sticker: 'Offer to / Mataura Society / 245'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 255mm x w 303mm

medium

Subject and Association Keywords

industry

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura dairy factory

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura dairy factory/employees

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy/personal and family names

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2011.185.83

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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