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This photograph shows freshly made butter coming from one of the churns at the Rongotea butter factory. The Rongotea Co-op Dairy Co. was established in 1895 and was amalgamated in 1960 with the Awahuri Co-operative Dairy Co. Ltd, to form the Manawatu Co-operative Dairy Co. Ltd.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2010N_D35_3355
Title
Butter making at Rongotea Co-operative Dairy Company Ltd
Relation
Public Photograph Collection D 35
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

Created By
Place
Palmerston North
Date
circa 1944

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Tags
agriculture,
butter churn,
cream,
farms,
industry,
milk,
photographs,
rural towns and life,
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