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Photograph - Sunshine, HST Header, circa 1911 Reg. No: MM 105781
- Screened photograph of HST Header with H.S Taylor.
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.
- Black and white photograph. Screened.
- Description Of Content:
- H.S.Taylor standing next to his Header. The name on the machine is "H.S.Taylor Henty" and not Sunshine. Written on the elevator casing are the words "Nil Desperandum", meaning "do not despair".
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||165 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, header harvesters|
|Themes this item is part of:||Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Harvesting|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back, 'HST LEFT OF MACHINE'
In red ink, 'HST HEADER HARVESTER / Name on machine "H.S.Taylor Henty"
In pencil, 'Writing on front Elevator casing "Nil Desperandum" / Circa 1911 / Headlie S Taylor on left / Model Machine Housed in the "Memorial / Park" Henty NSW. / In a glass enclosed / building'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Henty, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1911|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||H.V. McKay, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1911|
This item is part of the following themes:
- Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria
- Sunshine Stripper Harvester
- H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria
- H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
- Sustainable Futures Collection
- The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia