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Photograph - H.V.McKay, Sunnie Disc Plough, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 118075

Summary:
Photograph of Sunshine Disc Plough.

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 Sunnie three-disc, horsedrawn plough.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 200 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farm animals, horsedrawn equipment, disc ploughs, horsedrawn ploughs
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Ploughing
Tertiary Classification: disc ploughs
Inscriptions: Handwriiten in pencil on back, 'McKAY SUNNIE 3 DISC PLOW / HORSE DRAWN / Page 5'
Model Name/Number: Sunnie
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

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