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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sunlea Seed Drill, 1946 Image Reg. No: MM 92970

Summary:
Photograph of a Sunlea Seed and fertilizer Drill. This image forms part of the H.V. McKay Old Archive, which includes personal correspondence, agreements, contracts, prospectus, company publications, photographs, information about staff and social activities, documents regarding farmers visits, articles and claim of invention for the sunshine harvester stripper and documents relating to McKay's harvester works.
Description:
Black and white photograph.
Description Of Content:
Rear view of a Sunlea Seed and Fertilizer drill, with Stump jump 41 tine drill.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr. Ron Doubleday - Massey Ferguson (Aust) Ltd, 1982
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, farmers, farms, seed fertilizer drills
Themes this item is part of: Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Seeding & Fertilising
Tertiary Classification: seed & fertiliser drills
Inscriptions: In black type on the back, '20-row, 41-tine Sunlea Stump-jump Cultivating / Drill fitted with tractor hitch and forward screw lift / sowing and cultivating at Albion, Victoria, 1946'

In blue stamp pad ink, 'H.V.McKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY.LTD. / SUNSHINE No.102 / 29 NOV 1946'
Model Name/Number: Sunlea
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Albion, Victoria, Australia, 29 Nov 1946
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1946

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