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Grading deer skins

Deer skins being untied and graded in a central city store.

Date 1945-07-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Sorting possum skins

Possum skins being sorted in a Christchurch store.

Date 1950 to 1959
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Fleshing machine

Robin Adams operating a Turner fleshing machine for removing surplus flesh from bobby calf skins.

Date 1962-10-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Quality check at Outbak Leatherware

Carmen Abela quality checking a garment at Outbak Leatherware's manufacturing premises at 4 Riccarton Road.

Date 1982-06-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Marguerite Leatherwear sheepskin coats

Bill Wright of Marguerite Leatherwear Ltd with sheepskin coats at the New Brighton factory.

Date 1982-09-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Bales of deer skins

Bales of deer skins prepared and ready for shipment.

Date 1945-07-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Possum hat souvenir

Wendy Waltenberg wearing a souvenir possum hat and posing with a leather crafted handbag both produced by Rata Leathercrafts, a tourist company with a shop on Oxford Terrace.

Date 1980-03-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Picnic at New Brighton beach

These were the days when you "dressed" to have a picnic at New Brighton beach. 3 generations enjoying themselves. "Note the furs"!

Date unspecified year in 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Lambskin pelt at Marguerite Leatherware

The Minister of Overseas Trade, Mr Talboys, examines a lambskin pelt at Marguerite Leatherware in New Brighton with managing director, Mr B. Sligh, the Mayor, Mr H. Hay and MP for Avon, Mrs M...

Date 1970-02-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs