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Photograph - Massey Fergusson, Test Centre, Quality Control Centre, Detroit, Michigan, USA, circa 1963 Image Reg. No: MM 108569

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.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Machinery surrounding the construction of the M-F 1100 tractor. Man standing in the background 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)

More information

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 RELEASE'

Rubber stamped in black and red ink on the back of photograh: 'WHEN PUBLISHED PLEASE CREDIT / LENS-ART PHOTO / FOR DUPLICATE PHOTOS GIVE / ORDER NO. 9628-2 / 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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