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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Forager, 1967 Image Reg. No: MM 98181

Photograph of tractor fitted with a Forager.

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:
Man driving an MF35 tractor fited with an MF740 or MF40 Forage Harvester. The storage cage is being emptied.
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
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: forage harvesters
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back' 6 / FORAGE HARVESTER / DEVELOPED IN N.Z / PRODUCED IN SUNSHINE LATER'
Handwritten in blue ink, 'HO 1198/67 / 120# / anchor mount / 3 9/16" wide / 7773'
Model Name/Number: MF35; MF40
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1967
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1967

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