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Photograph - Massey Harris, 80 Rice Special Harvester, circa 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 99760

Summary:
Photograph of man operating 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 Niven operating a Massey Harris No.80 Rice Special harvester, showing him at the wheel of the harvester.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 100 mm (Height), 150 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: Hand written in pencil on back, 'KEN NIVEN ON / MASSEY HARRIS No80 RICE SPECIAL / TONY FULLER'S FARM / WARRAWIDGEE - N.S.W.'
People Depicted: Ken 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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