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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Hay rake, 1946 Image Reg. No: MM 98247

Photograph of tractor with side delivery hay rake.

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 a HV McKay Massey Harris 102 Junior tractor with a Sunshine Side Delivery hay rake being drawn behind in field of mown hay.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farmers, farms, hay rakes
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: hay rakes
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'EARLY SIDE DELIVERY RAKE - WHEEL DRIVEN / -TRACTOR DRAWN'

In blue stamp pad ink, 'H.V.McKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD / SUNSHINE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. / Photo reg. No. 358'
Model Name/Number: Side Delivery Rake
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1965
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1946

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