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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF1100 Tractor on Dynamometer Test, 1966 Image Reg. No: MM 118056

Photograph of MF1100 Tractor on dynamometer test in Detroit.

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:
A man testing a MF1100 Tractor on a Dynamometer test rig in the North American Quality Control Test Centre in Detroit.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 215 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF1100 TRACTOR ON / DYNAMOMETER TEST / DETROIT NA / HO1199/66 120# 3 3/4" wide'

In black stamp pad ink in block, 'WHEN PUBLISHED CREDIT / LENS-ART PHOTO / FOR DUPLICATE PHOTOS GIVE / ORDER NO 9628-8 / Lens Art PHOTOGRAPHERS / 15743 James Couzens Hwy. / Detroit 48238 UN, 4-5134'
Model Name/Number: MF1100
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: Massey-Ferguson, Detroit, United States of America, 1966

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