Folder, Welcome to Wattie's Timaru

J Wattie Canneries Limited
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Brief Description
Folder of information on the J Wattie Canneries Limited food processing plant in Timaru.
Includes seven numbered colour photographs held in a pocket attached to the inside cover:
1/ Crates of potatoes on a truck outside the Wattie's plant
2/ Female workers inspecting potatoes on conveyor belt
3/ Man (not wearing safety gear) standing beside chip frying machine
4/ Row of women workers at potato processing plant
5/ Female worker inspecting dehydrated green beans
6/ Quality control scientist in food industry laboratory
7/ General Foods Corporation Limited Timaru depot building, Tip Top ice cream van parked in front
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Media/Materials description
Sheets of A4 paper held by metal file insert; colour photographs in paper pocket glued to inside cover.
Height x Width: 298 x 210mm
Ray Wattie, Inscription
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Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2017/21/57
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gifted by Dr Robert Howell
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2017/21/57, 95112
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