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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Four Men with Zambia Flying Doctor Service Aircraft, Ndola, Zambia, 1960s Image Reg. No: MM 108654

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.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Massey Ferguson export manager Brian Harrod (second from left) standing with three other men next to a Zambia Flying Doctor Service Piper Aztec aircraft.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 226 mm (Height), 264 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: agricultural equipment, aircraft, pilots, doctors, people
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: personnel
Inscriptions: Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'H01199/69 120# 3" wide / BRIAN HARROD / 2ND LEFT / EXPORT MANAGER'

Hand written in blue ink on back of photograph: '1293'

Printed in purple ink on back of photograph: 'PHOTOGRAPHS BY / Claud / Hamilton / P.O. BOX 260, NDOLA, TELEPHONE 3549'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Ndola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia, 1960s
Organisation Depicted: Zambia Flying Doctor Service, Ndola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia, 1960s
Person Depicted: Brian Harrod, Ndola, Copperbelt Province, Zambia, 1960s

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