Photograph [Ratanui Cheese Factory]; [?]; c1890s; CT79.1038a

Name/Title

Photograph [Ratanui Cheese Factory]

About this object

Photograph; Suppliers with horses and carts loaded with milk cans at the Ratanui Cheese Factory which opened in 1893. Mr William Williamson stands to the left in the photograph with his harness bull.

The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Ratanui

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

c1890s

Inscription and Marks

Caption written by John Logan beneath photo.

Written on back, 'Ratanui Dairy Factory 188-/W Williamson with bull/Gift of Miss Young/Tuapeke West.'

'The factory was burnt down/early in the 1900s when/owned by Dan Odham.'

'E263/5'.

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairy processing. dairy products

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object number

CT79.1038a

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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