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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Super 44 Crawler Bulldozer, circa 1965 Image Reg. No: MM 118002

Summary:
Photograph of MF Super 44 Crawler Bulldozer. The vehicle was possibly made by Oliver in the United States of America.

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.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
A man operating a Massey Ferguson Super 44 Crawler Bulldozer on a graded field in front of a two-storey country house.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 160 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, crawler bulldozers, land clearing, land clearing equipment
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Construction & Earthmoving Equipment
Tertiary Classification: crawler bulldozers
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF Super 44 Crawler Tractor / with dozer blade.'

In black stamp pad ink, 'photograph by / DOUGLAS BAGLIN PTY.LTD. / 100 PACIFIC HWY ST. LEONARDS / Phone 43-6311 Sydney Australia / Photograph No. A728-10'
Model Name/Number: Super 44
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: New South Wales, Australia, circa 1965
User: Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Limited, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1965

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Dom Pap Posted on 27 Mar 2014 10:24 AM
This tractor was manufactured by Landini of Italy.

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