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Photograph - Sunshine, Pickup Baler and Tractor, 1946 Reg. No: MM 97250
- Photograph of an engine functioned pickup baler and 102 Junior Tractor.
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.
- Black and white photograph
- Description Of Content:
- A man driving a HV McKay Massey Harris 102 Junior Tractor towing a Sunshine Engine functioned Pickup baler in a field. Baled hay appears in the background
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors|
|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 - Harvesting|
|Tertiary Classification:||hay balers|
|Inscriptions:||Typwritten on back, 'Sunshine Engine-functioned Pickup Baler drawn / by Sunshine Massey Harris Tractor, baling Per- / ennial Rye grass on the Metropolitan Board's farm / at werribee, Vic, February 1946.
In blue ink stamp on back ' H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty. Ltd / Sunshine victoria, Australia / Photo ref. No. 147'
handwritten in pencil on back, 'HO1198/65 120# / 5 1/4" wide
|Model Name/Number:||102 Junior; Engine Functioned Pickup Baler|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1946|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Werribee, Victoria, Australia, 1946|
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