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Sawmills

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Bates & Co. Sawmill, the Catlins

 Digital Image
Identifier: D08740003

Bates & Co. Sawmill, the Catlins, c.1910

 Item — Box 1: Series S2619; Series S1805; Series S0874; Series S0875; Series S0504; Series S0602; Series S1053; Series S1172; Series S1172; Series S1167; Series S1166; Series S0949; Series S0950; Series S0975; Series S1343; Series S1400; Series S1402; Series S1401; Series S1403; Series S1797; Series S1883 [Barcode: Small Collections Box 1]
Identifier: S08740003

COYLE, David John interviewed by Joy Lietze

 Record Group — Box 28
Identifier: H0189
Overview In this extensive interview David recalls his family history and life; World War 2, education and in employment. He goes in to detail about his employment in the timber industry in Tapanui covering aspects from the sawmills through to the selling of the timber off shore.
Dates: 2013

EVANS, Lenard Hugh interviewed by Lloyd Esler

 Record Group — Box 26
Identifier: H0122
Overview Len was born in Riverton and describes his early life growing up at Pourakino Valley. He looks at his education, the railway and timber milling, and his employment in saw mills and meat works. He goes onto talk about the Chemical Works i.e. construction of, and father’s employment there. Len has a series of family photos and photos of the various aspects of the area that he talks about e.g. Tecofsky Track, Buchanan Mill, chemical works, and his mother with supplies and bullock. He continues on...
Dates: 2008

McINTOSH, Murray interviewed by Anne McCracken

 Record Group — Box 29
Identifier: H0193
Overview Murray was born in Riverton and attended Tuatapere School. In this interview he describes and details his extensive involvement in possum hunting. He also looks at his employment, business/farms owned and books written about himself and his wife and their possuming exploits.
Dates: 2014

Moss Sawmill, the Catlins [?]

 Digital Image
Identifier: D08740001
Dates: c.1907 - 1914

Moss Sawmill, the Catlins [?], c.1907 - 1914

 Item — Box 1: Series S2619; Series S1805; Series S0874; Series S0875; Series S0504; Series S0602; Series S1053; Series S1172; Series S1172; Series S1167; Series S1166; Series S0949; Series S0950; Series S0975; Series S1343; Series S1400; Series S1402; Series S1401; Series S1403; Series S1797; Series S1883 [Barcode: Small Collections Box 1]
Identifier: S08740001
Overview Men stand in bush with sawmilling machinery and horses transporting wood on a bush railway. See content note for information about location.
Dates: c.1907 - 1914

Port Craig and South Island Photographs and Postcards

 Record Group
Identifier: A0639
Overview Processing Note: This collection is awaiting arrangement and description. Please contact Archives staff for further details of collection content.Contains: 19 black and white photographs from envelope labelled Port Craig, includes pictures of a boat, the dock, the mill, timber yards, group on a horse and buggy, woman on a bridge, machinery, the forest, a train/bush tram, huts.11 other black and white photographs of...
Dates: Majority of material found within c.1910 - c.1940