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Negative - International Harvester, McCormick-Deering GL-250 6-inch Feed Grinder, 1947 Image Reg. No: MM 115569

Summary:
Part of a large collection of glass plate and film negatives, transparencies, photo albums, product catalogues, videos, motion picture films, company journals, advertisements and newspaper cuttings relating to the operations of the International Harvester Company and its subsidiaries in Australia.

The International Harvester Company of America was formed in 1902 by the merger of five leading American agricultural machinery manufacturers. An Australian subsidiary was established in 1904 to manage Australian distribution and sales and over subsequent decades International Harvester became a major competitor to local manufacturers like H.V. McKay's Sunshine Harvester Works.

Later International Harvester established its own Australian manufacturing works, producing agricultural equipment (and later tractors) at Geelong from 1939, motor trucks at Dandenong from 1952 and earthmoving and construction equipment at Port Melbourne from 1958.
Description:
Black & white cellulose acetate photographic negative.
Description Of Content:
A McCormick-Deering 6-inch feed grinder artwork for publication.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from International Trucks Pty Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 162 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: agricultural equipment, tractors, motor vehicles, motor trucks, grinders, feed grinders
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, International Harvester (IH) Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: grinding mills
Model Name/Number: GL-250
Format: Negative: Black & White; 8 in. x 6 in.
Date Depicted: Victoria, Australia, 10 Jan 1947
Creator: International Harvester Co of Australia Pty Ltd (IHC), Victoria, Australia

Comments

kerry Posted on 17 Mar 2012 8:52 AM
i have discovered a McCormick-Deering feed grinder in our shed and was wondering if you have a manual that you would be able to copy and send me. regards Kerry

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