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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Test Centre, Quality Control Centre, Detroit, Michigan, USA, circa 1963 Image Reg. No: MM 108565

Summary:
Image from a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Man crouching down to the left of machinery inside the Detroit quality control test centre for the M-F 1100 tractor in Michigan, USA.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 253 mm (Height), 180 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: factory workers, factories, tractors, agricultural machinery, control rooms, factory departments, tractor engines
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: factory interiors
Inscriptions: Handwritten in grey pencil on the back of photograph: 'DETROIT QUALITY CONTROL / TEST CENTRE. / PRE M-F1100 TRACTOR LAUNCH'

Rubber stamped in black and red ink on the back of photograph: 'WHEN PUBLISHED PLEASE CREDIT / LENS-ART PHOTO / FOR DUPLICATE PHOTOS GIVE / ORDER NO. 9628-4 / felt PHOTOGRAPHERS / 15743 James Couzens Hwy. / Detroit 48238 UN, 4-5134'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America, circa 1963
Organisation Depicted: Massey-Ferguson, Detroit, Michigan, United States of America, circa 1963

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