Photograph, Thornbury Dairy Factory; Unknown photographer; 1904; RI.P32.93.427

Name/Title

Photograph, Thornbury Dairy Factory

About this object

A photograph of the Thornbury Dairy Factory taken in 1904.

The Thornbury Dairy factory was built and opened in 1902, after the closure of the Awarua, Fairfax, and Hekeia factories. The factory had eight managers in its 75 years of operation.



Reference:
Collinson, O. (2000). Dairy Factories Of The South. Bluff: Ossie Collinson.
A copy is available in the Te Hikoi Museum's research room.

Place Made

Unknown

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1904

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in black marker on the front: 'New Thornbury Dairy Factory 1904'
Handwritten in white ink on the back: 'P32.93.427'
Handwritten in blue ink on the back: 'New Thornbury Dairy Factory 1904'
Stamped on the back: 'Wallace Early Settlers Museum Riverton'
Yellow sticker on the back: '96/3'

Measurements

Image: h x 151 mm x w 203 mm
Mount: h x 243 mm x w 301 mm

Period

1900s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, paper
organic, processed material, cardboard

Object number

RI.P32.93.427

Rights

Attribution - Non-commercial (cc) Attribution - Non-commercial (cc)

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