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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Cultivating a Vineyard, circa 1970 Image Reg. No: MM 118120

Summary:
Photograph of a tractor and cultivator in vineyard. Image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd (and earlier related companies) agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Rear view of a man driving a MF tractor fitted with a 9 tine cultivator through a vineyard.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry
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: cultivating equipment
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF Review 120# / 4 9/16" wide / Syd Mills Bl???'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970

Comments

Tara Lamshed Posted on 02 Apr 2014 9:24 PM
The inscriptions likely refer to 'Syd Mills Block', block being the name used in the Mildura area to refer to a 'fruit block' or in this case, a vineyard.

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