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Publicity Leaflet - H. V. McKay Massey Harris, 'Leverless Tandem Disc Harrows', 1941 TradeLiterature Reg. No: TL 025999

Summary:
The catalogue details the effectiveness of the machine in various settings including wheat lands, maize fields, cane fields and orchards. Its ability to work on uneven surfaces and "effectively chop up 'cover crops' and weeds" is mentioned. Inside the publication are close-up images and instructions of the machine's key components. There is also a diagram of the whole machine with short pieces of text explaining its various parts. Attached to the front of the catalogue is a printer's job number slip recording the date, quantity and size of the publication.
Acquisition Information:
Donation & Transfer from Old McKay Archives, Science & Technology Collection, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Trade Literature

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Tagged with: rural industry, rural life, disc cultivators, disc harrows, rural supplies
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, Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Agricultural & Construction Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Engineering Collection, Trade Literature Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Cultivation
Tertiary Classification: cultivators
Primary Subject: Disc Cultivators
Publication Date: 1941/06
Cover Title: 'SUNSHINE Leverless Tandem Disc Harrows FOR TRACTOR USE'
L428 X170 898, Fm, 641.
Publication Types: Specific Product Catalogue
Printing Types: Limited Colour
Illustration Types: Black & White; Photographs; Instructional Drawings
Page Size Format: 190 x 250 mm
Number of Pages: 4
Manufacturer: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd

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