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Photograph - Two Men in a Siddeley-Deasy Motor Car, circa 1912 Image Reg. No: MM 93120

Summary:
Black and white photograph of two men in a Siddeley-Deasy motor car. The Victorian agent for Siddeley-Deasy was Sunshine Motor Cars Pty Ltd on the corner of Collins & Spencer Streets in Melbourne. This firm was managed and owned by H.V. McKay, the well-known agricultural equipment manufacturer based at Sunshine in Melbourne. A very similar photograph was used in an advertisement in the Argus newspaper of 20 November 1912.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Two men sitting in a Siddeley-Deasy motor car located on a road with trees and garden in the background. Registration plate on the car is 'A27'. This is a trade plate indicating the car is new.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer (Possible) from Unknown
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 202 mm (Height), 298 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: motor cars, motor vehicle traders, steve deasy
Themes this item is part of: Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Motor Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: motor cars
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User of Item Depicted: H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Australia, circa 1912
Photographer: Darge Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1912-1913

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