Photograph of an illuminated address presented to Houston Francis Logan from the employees of the New Zealand Antimony Company, March 1889
Reference Number: 1/1-020460-G
Photograph of an illuminated address, dated March 1889, presented to Houston Francis Logan from the employees of the New Zealand Antimony Company where he was manager of works. Photograph taken by Henry Charles Clarke Wright circa 1889-1910.The text reads: "To H F Logan esq. Sir, We the employees of the New Zealand Antimony Company take the opportunity of your ceasing to hold official connection with the aforesaid Company to express to you our full appreciation of the uniform kindess & consideration you have always shown in your intercourse with us; ever considering our wishes and comfort when compatable with the intrests of the Company - & also to express our earnest hope that in your future undertakings you may always meet with that success which we believe you fully deserve. We are, Dear Sir, Yours sincerely, Committee of the Presentation Fund. Endevour Inlet, March, 1889."Note on back of file print reads "H F Logan was manager of works for the New Zealand Antimony Co. - his dismissal for alleged incompetence was ordered by the directors of the Company in February 1888, but not acted upon by the redident director, Sir William Fitzherbert, for some time."
Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives, Reference Number PAColl-5032 (85 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Single negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures920. Logan, Houston Francis Assocs. 1889(PFP-021259)
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