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Photograph - H. V. McKay Massey Harris, Social Function, Victoria, 1956 Reg. No: MM 108711
- 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:
- Four H. V. McKay Massey Harris agents from Victorian towns standing together at a social function.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||165 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||agricultural equipment, social functions, staff, sales representatives, agricultural machinery, people|
|Themes this item is part of:||Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||social functions|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'LH / BOB POLA / NHILL / BILL BARRY / STAWELL / JIM RYAN / HORShAM / Rugby LARMOUR / WychePROOf / RH'
Printed in purple ink on back of photograph: 'H. V. McKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY. LTD. / SUNSHINE, W.20, VICTORIA. / 18 JUN 1956'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, 1956|
|Organisation Depicted:||H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Victoria, Australia, 1956|
|Person Depicted:||Rugby Larmour, Victoria, Australia, 1956|
|Person Depicted:||Jim Ryan, Victoria, Australia, 1956|
|Person Depicted:||Bill Barry, Victoria, Australia, 1956|
|Person Depicted:||Bob Pola, Victoria, Australia, 1956|
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