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Photograph - H.V. McKay, Stripper Harvester, circa 1962 Reg. No: MM 105936
- Photograph of an early Stripper Harvester towed by a MF tractor.
This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, known as the H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection. 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:
- A MF88 tractor towing an early model of a Sunshine Stripper Harvester. The Harvester is possibly from circa1910.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, stripper 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|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF Review 120# 6 1/8" wide. / EARLY SUNSHINE HARVESTER / 3641'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Australia, circa 1962|