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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sunfield Harrow, circa 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 118085

Summary:
Photograph of a horse drawn Sunfield Harrow.

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:
Man driving a two-horse team pulling a Sunfield disc harrow.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 160 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farm animals, horses, horsedrawn equipment, harrows
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Cultivation
Tertiary Classification: disc ploughs
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'SUNFIELD HORSE DRAWN SUNFIELD (MCKAY) / DISC HARROW'

In blue stamp pad ink, 'H.V.McKAY MASSEY HARRIS / PTY. LTD. / SUNSHINE HARVESTER WORKS / SUNSHINE . W.20'
Model Name/Number: Sunfield
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1935

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