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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF135 Tractor & Trailer, Grape Harvesting, 1971 Image Reg. No: MM 118175

Photograph of grape harvesting at Saltram Vineyards. Image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd (and earlier related companies) agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
"Bringing in one of the final loads of grapes from the 1971 vintage at Saltram Vineyards, Barossa Valley, SA......a far cry from the first Saltram vintage of 1862"

Details taken from article published in Massey-Ferguson Review, May 1971, No.139.

Photograph shows a man driving a MF135 Tractor with a trailer full of grapes. Another tractor with front-end loader follows behind.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 200 mm (Height), 240 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 - Harvesting
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Inscriptions: Handwritten in blue ink on back, 'MF Review / Page 5 / 4 cols / "Bringing in""

In pencil, 'MF135 Tractor'

In black stamp pad, 'George S Sutton A.I.A.P. / PHOTOGRAPHER / 30 Hannay Street / Largs Bay, S.A. 5016 / Tel. 49 6766'
Model Name/Number: MF135
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1971

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