Close-up of a Savage washing machine which has been serving its owner for over forty years.
Dr J. D. Ferguson and technician, Miss Kathleen Macfarlane, of D.S.I.R operating a leaf protein extraction machine.
Dr C. Hooker operating a radio machine that grows crystals
Synthetic industrial textile being made on machinery at Donaghy's Aranui factory (formerly Millers Aranui Mill). People working on the machines are visible in the background.
An automatic combination back part moulding and seat lasting machine in operation at the Sucking Industries factory.
Hans Schuitman, managing director of Carlton Manufacturing Co. Ltd with a lathe machine.
Seed dressing plant at the Leeston store of the New Zealand Farmers Cooperative Association.
T.L. Uren, managing director of Carbonic Ice Ltd, with a piece of carbon dioxide plant outside the factory in Hornby. The unit is being prepared for shipping to Jeddah.
Wool machines at the factory of Lane Walker Rudkin, 11 Durham Street, Sydenham.
Diesel alternator unit at the Christchurch City Council water works department, to assist with pumping water.
Kempthorne Prosser sulphuric acid manufacturing plant at Hornby.
View of a flooded corner of Cashel Street and Fitzgerald Avenue. The flood was caused by a burst water main which was accidently hit by a mechanical borer, shown in the background.
A. Hardaker, a pumping station attendant, recharging the feeder hopper at the fluoridation plant, Jeffreys Road.
Interior of the Scott Brothers Ltd factory showing the conveyor belt system that carries various parts of the range to and from where the porcelain enamelling process takes place. Several workers are...
Man using a Pensotti planer machine inside the Scott Brothers Ltd factory. The machine can handle work up to 14ft long and is used for electric range production.
View of the feeder hopper where the fluoride is added to the water supply at the fluoridation plant, Jeffreys Road.
Ali White operates the filling machine at Barkers Winery, Geraldine which has just started producing non-alcoholic fruit drinks.
Nan Williams and Archie Ross, long serving staff members, at work at the Kaiapoi Woollen Mill.
Exterior of the Kaiapoi Woollen Mill buildings in Kaiapoi shortly before its closure.
Long service employees of Kaiapoi Woollen Mills. Pictured are, from left, Miss N. Wright, Mrs F. Wyatt, Mr E. Raudsepp, Mr M. G. Jackson, Miss M. McQuillan, Mr H. Moody, Mr D. G. Ashley, Mr M. B...
Demolition material and machinery storage at Barbadoes Street.
A fitter and turner at work at Kaianga workshop.
View of the site for the Canterbury Public Library during the assembly of a large crane on the site. Hoarding advertises the site of the library to the public along Gloucester Street.
Shingle screen machine in use at Isaac Construction adjoining Peacock Springs Wildlife Park with Canada Geese on the pond in the foreground. Peacock Springs forms part of the Isaac Conservation Park...