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Photograph - H.V. McKay, Sunshine Auto Header, circa 1935 Reg. No: MM 105995
- Photograph of Sunshine Auto Header Harvester.
This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd. 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:
- One Sunshine Auto Header Harvester and three tractor-drawn Sunshine harvesters in a high wheat field.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||140 mm (Height), 200 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, auto header harvesters|
|Themes this item is part of:||Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Harvesting|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back, 'Sunshine Auto Header / and three Sunshine tractor drawn / Headers make short work of harvesting / this beautiful wheat crop'
In blue stamp pad ink, 'H.V.McKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD / SUNSHINE'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1935|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Australia, circa 1935|
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