Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees, 1916-1917]; Southland Photo Co.; 19...
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),
McDonald, D.M. (manager)
photograph, black and whiteDate Made
1917Medium and Materials
processed material, paperInscription 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'
h 255mm x w 303mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type