Album, photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory cheese-making]; McPhee, Lance (Mataura)...

Name/Title

Album, photograph [Mataura Dairy Factory cheese-making]

About this object

A photograph album containing 18 black and white photographs of the Mataura Dairy Factory's cheese making processes, workers, and associated people in 1931 - 1932.

1 - Bruce Martin turning the cheese
2 - the milk trucks at the loading bay
3 - Bill Richmond in the boiler room
4 - Bill Richmond with machinery
5 - employees in loading bay
6 - milk trucks and employees in loading bay
7 - Bill McLeod with pasteuriser
8 - McDonald (manger) in the starter room
9 - employees turning the curd
10 - employees milling the curd
11 - employees milling the curd, with salt
12 - employees and cheeses in factory
13 - manager, and employees moving cheeses
14 - employees in the factory
15 - view of factory
16 - employees with cheeses and crates
17 - employees making cheese crates
18 - employees posing for group photo

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

McPhee, Lance (Mataura)

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1931-1932

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on front cover: 'CHEESE MAKING / Lance McPhee / taken approx 1931/32'

Technique

printed

Technique

glued

Technique

tied

Measurements

h 210mm x w 290mm x d 10mm
small

Format

photograph, album

Object Type

photograph album

Subject and Association Keywords

industry

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura dairy factory

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura dairy factory/employees

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
processed material, paper, cardboard

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society

Object number

MT2012.5.2

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain Public Domain

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