Interior, Swailes Printing Company

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
An interior photograph of the machine room at the Swailes Printing Company Thackeray Street premises, Napier. The machines visible in the image are from left to right: Vaccuum Bronzing Machine, Automatic Phoenix two rev Press, and the Miller High Speed Press. In the distance at the far right an intertype (linotype) machine is evident. The employees of Swailes Printing Company stand at their machines.

Photographer, Percy Sorrell.
Date, circa 1933.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 152 x 202mm
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1933
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 14312
Credit line
gifted by Keith Swailes
Other number(s)
14312, m2006/79/10, 83922

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