Archives, The Wyndham Farmer Greetings Card; The Wyndham Farmer; 1900-1901; WY.1...

Name/Title

Archives, The Wyndham Farmer Greetings Card

About this object

This business card is from The Wyndham Farmer newspaper, with the management and staff sending Christmas and New Year Greetings for 1900-1901.

The men in the photo are:
Back Row: Jas. Sandoe. F. W. Robinson. J. W. Illingworth.
Front Row: A Richardson. E. G. Macpherson. Editor and Propritor. J. Chaplin.

The Wyndham Farmer newspaper published its first edition on 1 July 1895, and was printed by Ewan Macpherson. It was printed off a hand-propelled press, a single copy was 1d and it was published Monday, Wednesday and Friday under the ownership of the Mataura Ensign. Mr Macpherson purchased the paper in 1898 and continued to print it until his demise in 1934 when The Wyndham Farmer was taken over by his son Doug, who carried on the business for another 20 years. The final edition was printed on 18 February 1955.

Maker

The Wyndham Farmer

Maker Role

Publisher

Maker

The Wyndham Farmer

Maker Role

Printer

Maker

The Wyndham Farmer

Maker Role

Designer

Date Made

1900-1901

Period

1900s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Wyndham

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card

Measurements

h 100 mm x w 440 mm x d 595 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Business and Retail

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Object Type

documents

Object number

WY.1991.131

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