Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees 1927-1928]; Mora Studio, The (Gore);...
Photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory employees 1927-1928]About this object
A black and white photograph depicting a group of male Mataura Dairy Factory employees, dressed in semi-formal attire (suits and ties). They are posing in front of a hedge, with a wooden house in the background.
Employees are (left to right),
Johnston, A. (butter maker)
Gardiner, J.P. (2nd assistant)
Hargest, C.H. (secretary)
McDonald, D.M. (manager)
McPhee, L. (foreman)
Richmond, W.T. (engineer)
1928Inscription and Marks
Embossed on front of mounting, under bottom right-hand corner of photograph: 'The Mora Studio / GORE'
Printed on the front of the mounting underneath the photograph:
'Mataura Dairy Factory Staff, 1927-1928. / Back Row. - W. Piercy, W. Dolan, D. Macdonald, J. Murtagh, W. McLeod, A. Livingstone, L. Johnston, F. Ramage. / Second Row. - A. Johnston (buttermaker), Lance McPhee, J.P. Gardiner (2nd Assistant), C.H. Hargest (Secretary), / D.M. McDonald (Manager, L. McPhee (Foreman), W.T. Richmond (Engineer), L. Shrimpton. / Sitting. - M. Tutty, A. Scobie, B. Martin'
Written in blue pen on reverse of mounting: 'Bruce Martin / 183 Main Rd. / Mataura'
h 280mm x w 355mm
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number