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More Info →Mr Louis Seifert (1882-1951)

Mr Louis Seifert was a member of the well-known flax-milling family of the Manawatu. He was associated with mills in Rangitikei and also at Rangitāne (Opiki), where he operated the two-stripper "River" mill and the one-stripper mill "Rangitāne" mill. In 1907, he and his brother Alfred were the principal shareholders in the A. & L. Seifert's Flax-milling Company limited, which erected the seven stripper "Miranui" mill, the largest in New Zealand.

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2013N_Pi96_007467
Title
Mr Louis Seifert (1882-1951)
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Pi 96
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1907

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Palmerston North City Library

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