Photograph - machinery

William Henry Potter
Production date
Circa 1920s
Black and white photograph of machinery.
Part of collection that belonged to William Henry Potter (22/8/1903-14/1/1993). William Potter worked in the hydroelectric industry at various time during his working life. Firstly for the Public Works Department from 1923-1935. During this time he worked at Horahora and Arapuni Power Stations. During 1941-1943 he was employed by the State Hydro Electrical Department in Hamilton as Office Engineer and was responsible for maintenance and operation of electrical supply (which included 22 substations). From 1944-1947 he was Senior Office Engineer at the State Hydro Department in Auckland.
See full details

Object detail

Production date
Circa 1920s
Photographic paper.
62 x 86 mm
Department collection type
Credit line
Gift of Beth Hall.
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Accession number


My shortlist

Object type

Subject auto tags

Explore other objects by colour

Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.