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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Diamond Harrow, circa 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 118134

Photograph of FE35 Tractor and Diamond Harrow. It 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.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Man driving a FE35 Ferguson Tractor pulling a Diamond Harrow with a spray boom on a steep hillside.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 205 mm (Height), 255 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: harrows
Inscriptions: Handwritten in blue ink on back, 'Massey Review / April / 100# flush / mounted / 4 9/16" wide'

In pencil, 'Mounted Diamond Harrows on / 35 Tractor / w/- spray boom'

In blue stamp ink, 'MF OUTLOOK'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1955

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