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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sunderseeder Seed & Fertilizer Drill pulled by 10 horse team, 1938 Reg. No: MM 118150
- Photogrtaph of Mr. Fraser and 10 horse team Sunderseeder. 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:
- A man, possibly Mr. W.Fraser, standing on a New 14 disc Sunshine Sunderseeder, being pulled by a team of 10 horses, in a field in Port Wakefield, South Australia.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||185 mm (Height), 245 mm (Width)|
|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.Fraser / Port Wakefield / 14 disc Sunderseeder / (New)'
'McKAY SUNSHINE / SUNDERSEEDER'
|People Depicted:||Fraser, W|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1938|