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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Suntyne Seed & Fertilizer Drill pulled by 12 horse team, 1938 Image Reg. No: MM 118149

Photograph of a 12 horse team pulling a Suntyne seed and fertilizer spreader. 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:
Mr W E Lamshad of Cunliffe, South Australia, driving a team of 12 horses pulling a Sunshine Suntyne seed and fertilizer spreader.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 160 mm (Height), 245 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 - Seeding & Fertilising
Tertiary Classification: grain & fertilising drills
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'W.E. Lamshad / Cunliffe'

On torn brown paper stuck to back, 'Massey Review / 120# / flush mount / 4 9/16" wide / Take in / full width / W.E. Lamshad / Cunliffe / 1938'
People Depicted: Lamshad, W.E.
Model Name/Number: Suntyne
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1938

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