Marlborough Express Photographs From August 1957
The Rotary Press for The Express

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Copyright The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
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Collection Marlborough Express Negatives
Description Newspaper image from Negative number 36A, referenced to scrapbook 1 - No.1 to 641, 23.7.57 to 28.8.57 - and published in The Marlborough Express Wednesday September 4, 1957, page 6.

"1 of 3: Stages in the transport and erection of the big rotary machine from Palmerston North which is being installed to print The Express are shown in these pictures. Above is a railway truck load of parts landed at Picton from the Echo, comprising seven packing cases and two open-crated pieces. Altogether there are more than 50 packages of sizes similar to these; they came in three shipments, two by the Echo and one by the Tamahine. The complete machine weighs over 40 tons."
Year Range from 1957
Object ID MEX0.900.0034
Object Name Newspaper
Place Marlborough
Studio The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
Title The Rotary Press for The Express
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Last modified on: April 12, 2013