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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Forager, 1967 Image Reg. No: MM 98184

Summary:
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.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Man driving a MF135 tractor fited with a MF82 Forage Harvester. Storage cage is being filled.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors, farmers, forage 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: forage harvesters
Inscriptions: Handwritten in blue ink on back, 'MF82 FORAGER' in pencil 'BUILT AT SUNSHINE / AT WORK IN VICTORIA / MF135 TRACTOR'
Model Name/Number: MF135; MF82
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1966
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1967

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