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Photograph - H.V.McKay Massey Harris, Suntyne Seed & Fertilizer Drill, Sunshine, circa 1936 Image Reg. No: MM 118152

Summary:
Studio photograph of Suntyne Seed and Fertilizer Drill. 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.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Right hand side studio photograph of the Sunshine Sun Suntyne Seed and Fertilizer Drill clearly showing the name plate.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 120 mm (Height), 160 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on brown paper on which photograph is adhered to: 'SUNSHINE SEED AND FERTILIZER DRILL / H V McKAY PTY LTD'
Model Name/Number: Suntyne
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1936

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