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Photograph - H.V.McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshoe Seed & Fertilizer Drill, Sunshine, circa 1929 Image Reg. No: MM 118153

Summary:
Studio photograph of a one horse Sunshoe single row 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:
Left hand side view of a studio photograph of a one horse Sunshine Sunshoe single row seed planter.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 115 mm (Height), 185 mm (Width)

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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, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on brown paper to which photograph is adhered, 'Sunshoe Fert Att on No. 5 M H Corn... / SUNSHINE FERTILIZER & SINGLE ROW SEEDING ATTACHMENTS'
Model Name/Number: Sunshoe
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1929

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