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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF77 Rotary Slasher, 1965 Image Reg. No: MM 97979

Summary:
Photograph of a tractor with an MF77 Rotary Slasher.

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 Massey Ferguson employee driving a tractor with an MF77 Rotary Slasher through dense weedsand scrub.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, slashers
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: product testing
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'M-F 77 ROTARY SLASHER'
Model Name/Number: MF77
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1965
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1965

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