Photograph [Mataura Freezing Works chamber hands]; McKelvie, Ian; 11.05.1968; MT...


Mataura Museum


Photograph [Mataura Freezing Works chamber hands]

About this object

Black and white photograph of workers (chamber hands) at the Mataura Freezing Works during the 1967-1968 season.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura


McKelvie, Ian

Maker Role



photograph, black and white

Date Made


Medium and Materials

processed material, paper.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse:
'Back Row: J Murphy, T Backhoven, Ian Cameron, B Cain, l Waldie, R D McBeath, E Argyle/ C Steel, N Maron, S Tarasiewicz, H Bennett, J Brock, J Parker, A McKenzie, S Cadeszwa, B Walker, R Cormack, R Young, L.H, R Brown, D McDonald/R Cockburn, N Barton (Delegate), S Chalmers, S Whitehead, G Gilder (Storeman), W Brand/Second Row, T Clarke, J McLellan (Janitor), J Haslam, Bob Brown, D McGregor, A Wallis, Tom Gaudion, Tom McVicar, D Litchfield, J Marton, N Black, E Hunt, L Murray (L.H) V Scobie, G Scot, J Pocklington, Tutu Poi Poi/ R McKnight, G Cruickshank (Laundryman)/Front row, S M Ferhadoff, D Bishop (PUT PUT), S McDonald, D McBeath (Sweetie)/ R Kubala, Jack Browning, R Clarke, Ike Maslin, H McLellan (Foreman)/K Morpheus,A H Bailey, S H Barclay, S G Leaper, Tom Bailey, S Merriless, G Graham, R Cavanagh/Mataura Freezing department 1967-68 Season, Photo taken 11th May 1968 by Ian McKelvie'






h 165mm x w 215mm

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura freezing works

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

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