Kōrero: Pulp and paper, aluminium and steel industries

Mataura mill label

Mataura mill label

This 1890s packaging label from the Mataura Falls Paper Mill Company shows the mill in the foreground, backed by the Mataura River and the freezing works. It was a profitable period of the company’s existence; the label features the new buildings and weir (to the right of the river) constructed between 1892 and 1894.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: John. H. Angus, Papermaking pioneers: a history of New Zealand Paper Mills Limited and its predecessors. Mataura: New Zealand Paper Mills, 1976

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Pulp and paper, aluminium and steel industries - Paper: the first attempts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/21172/mataura-mill-label (accessed 10 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010