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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Colac Dealership Staff, Victoria, 1960s Image 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
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 219 mm (Width)

More information

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
Tertiary Classification: personnel
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

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