Kōrero: Food and beverage manufacturing

Corned beef label

Corned beef label

Tinned meat such as this corned beef produced by the Christchurch Meat Company only made up a minor component of New Zealanders’ meat intake. This label dates from the early 1900s. Meat canning was in operation prior to 1900 – much of it destined for export.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-C-MEAT-1900s-04

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Sarah Wilcox, 'Food and beverage manufacturing - Canning', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/22984/corned-beef-label (accessed 28 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Sarah Wilcox, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010