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Photograph - Sunshine, Pickup Baler and Tractor, 1946 Image Reg. No: MM 97250

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

More information

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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