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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Exterior of Factory, Querétaro, Mexico, 1967 Image Reg. No: MM 108575

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.

Founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s, the company became H.V. McKay Pty Ltd in 1921 then merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd in 1930. Then in 1955, this company was in absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Exterior of Massey Ferguson factory in Mexico showing a large flat rooved concrete building. Tractors are shown in the foreground with mountains visible in the distance.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 206 mm (Height), 254 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, industry, factories, tractors, manufacturing plants
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 aerial views
Inscriptions: Hand written in grey pencil on back of image: 'Mexico'

Hand written in black ink on back of image: '6'

Printed in blue ink on back of image: 'OLIVERIO ORTEGA V. / 1 JUL. 1967'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Querétaro, Mexico, 1967
Organisation Depicted: Massey-Ferguson, Querétaro, Mexico, 1967

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