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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Wyeera Training Centre, St Albans, Victoria, circa 1966 Reg. No: MM 118446
- Black and white photograph of demonstration and training at Wyeera Training Centre, circa 1966.
This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. In 1930 it merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd. In 1955, this company was in turn absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.
- Black and white photograph
- Description Of Content:
- Harry McPherson demonstrating part of a Massey Ferguson baler mechanism to Jack McDowell, Pyramid Hill dealer, and two boys.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||150 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||agriculture, training, education training, staff, industrial machines, apprentices|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||training & education|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in pencil on rear: 'Harry McPherson / on baler / Jack McDowell Pyramid Hill Dealer' 'Ho 1199/66 120# / 3 1/16" wide'|
|People Depicted:||McPherson, Harry; McDowell, Jack|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||St Albans, Victoria, Australia, circa 1966|
|Commissioned By:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, St Albans, Victoria, Australia, circa 1966|