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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF390 Tractor with No.4 Baler, circa 1987 Image Reg. No: MM 96170

Summary:
Photograph of tractor with PTO Pick-Up Baler.

This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. In 1930 it merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd. In 1955, this company was in turn absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Man driving an MF390 tractor pulling a No.4 PTO Baler in a windrowed hay field.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 125 mm (Height), 175 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, harvesting, hay balers, hay making equipment
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Harvesting
Tertiary Classification: hay balers
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'M-F, No4, PTO PICK UP BALER / w/- M-F 390 TRACTOR'
Model Name/Number: MF4; MF390
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1987
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, circa 1987

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