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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sunlock Mouldboard Plough, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 118086

Summary:
Photograph showing a four horse drawn Mouldboard 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, sepai toned.
Description Of Content:
A older male watching a young man ploughing a field with a four horsedrawn Sunlock mouldboard 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, horses, horsedrawn equipment, mouldboard ploughs
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Cultivation
Tertiary Classification: ploughs
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'C.White / Newham / Tas / Wanted 4:30 Wednesday Certain / To call'
People Depicted: C. White
Model Name/Number: Sunlock
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910

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