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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Colac Dealership Staff, Victoria, 1960s Reg. No: MM 108662
- 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 dealership staff at Colac, Victoria showing Max Reid (Dealer Principal Partner) sitting in the driver's seat of a car using a CB radio.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||165 mm (Height), 219 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||agricultural equipment, motor cars, staff, radios, people|
|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|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'COLAC DEALER / MANAGER'
Hand written in black ink on back of photograph: '65% / 8-170'
Hand written in blue ink on back of photograph: 'MF Review / Page 7 / S. C.'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Colac, Victoria, Australia, 1960s|
|Organisation Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Colac, Victoria, Australia, 1960s|
|Person Depicted:||Max Reid, Colac, Victoria, Australia, 1960s|