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Photograph - Massey Harris, 80 Rice Special Harvester, circa 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 99746

Summary:
Photograph of 80 Rice special Harvester.

This image forms part of the H.V. McKay Old Archive, which includes personal correspondence, agreements, contracts, prospectus, company publications, photographs, information about staff and social activities, documents regarding farmers visits, articles and claim of invention for the sunshine harvester stripper and documents relating to McKay's harvester works.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Ken and Alex Niven operating a Massey Harris 80 Rice Special Harvester, showing grain bin and bag of rice in rice field.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 100 mm (Height), 155 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farmers, farms, rice harvesters
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: harvesters
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'KEN AND ALEX NIVEN / LOADING RICE / WARRAWIDIGEE. N.S.W.'
People Depicted: Ken Niven; Alex Niven
Model Name/Number: 80 Rice Special
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Warrawidgee, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1955
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1955

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