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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF585 Harvester, 1962 Reg. No: MM 106064
- Photograph of MF585 PTO 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:
- Man driving a MF65 tractor coupled to a MF585 PTO Header Harvester in down crop of oats.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||165 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors, header harvesters|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Harvesting|
|Tertiary Classification:||header harvesters|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in red ink on back, 'Sept 1962 / 7ft. crop / 100 bushels / oats an acre / HO 1198/65 / 120# / 6 1/8" wide / anchor mount'
In black pencil, 'MF585 POWER TAKE OFF / HEADER / MF65 TRACTOR / SEPT 1962 / 7 FT CROP OF OATS / IOO BUSHELS TO ACRE'
In blue stamp pad ink, ' F.SANDILANDS / PHOTOGRAPHER / NARROGIN / PHONE 425'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia, Sep 1962|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1962|