Walter Guthrie & Co., Ltd.

Walter Guthrie was born in Scotland in 1839 and arrived in Dunedin in 1863.  He originally started a hardware firm in Dunedin with a William James Mudie Lanarch, but this business was dissolved in 1883 and Walter Guthrie moved to Invercargill.

Walter Guthrie & Co was established in Invercargill in 1887 as a general importers and hardware business before succumbing to their debts and being dissolved by the bank in 1898.

Printed: c.1890’s

Print Type: Order Form

Card: QV 1d Blue (Samuel: AA.6a)