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Photograph - H.V McKay Massey Harris, Hay Day, Hobart, Tasmania, 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 92963

Summary:
Black and white photograph of Hay Day at Junee, New South Wales, 1956.

Part of the H.V. McKay Old Archive. Documents include photo albums, photographs, negatives, duplicate parts and service manuals, price books, company publications, financial and production records, plans, maps and factory photographs.
Description:
Black and white photograph.
Description Of Content:
Hay Day at Hobart, Tasmania, 1956. Seated and standing crowd watch a Hay Day presentation. Promotional posters hang from the roof and a display table in the background is covered with white tins and boxes. Sunshine Massey Harris machinery sits in the foreground. It has swing tags attached that address key features of the equipment.

Far right front (seated with glasses): Stuart McKay, Director of McKay-Massey Harris and grand-son of HV McKay. Second on left (seated): Nicholson, an 'Expert' based in Tasmania responsible for starting up new equipment and servicing tractors, headers, balers and associated equipment. To the right and behind the projector with folded arms: Tom Minihan, Parts Manager.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr. Ron Doubleday - Massey Ferguson (Aust) Ltd, 1982
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 164 mm (Height), 218 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: agricultural equipment, agricultural shows, promotions
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Agricultural Shows
Tertiary Classification: promotional materials
People Depicted: Stuart McKay; Nicholson; Tom Minihan
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Junee, New South Wales, Australia, 1956

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