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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Disc Harrow, circa 1975 Image Reg. No: MM 118089

Summary:
Photograph of MF34 Disc Harrow and MF135 Tractor.

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:
Rear, left side view of a MF135 Tractor coupled to a MF34 Disc Harrow in a ploughed field.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors, disc harrows, 1960 disk plow sunder cut
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: disc ploughs
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF34 MOUNTED DISC HARROW / AND 135 TRACTOR / HARROW MADE IN SUNSHINE / BASED ON NA DESIGN'

In red ink, 'MF34 / Disc Harrow'
Model Name/Number: MF34; MF135
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1975

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