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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF40 Hay Conditioner, 1968 Image Reg. No: MM 98547

Photograph of tractor with hay conditioner.

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 tractor attached to a MF40 Hay Condtioner in a field.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farmers, farms, hay conditioners
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 conditioners
Inscriptions: Handwritten in blue ink on back, '3 [in a circle] / HO 1198/67 / 120# / anchor mount / 3 9/16" wide / 7773'
Model Name/Number: MF40
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1967
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 1968

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