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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Wyeera Training Centre, St Albans, Victoria, circa 1966 Image Reg. No: MM 118466

Summary:
Black and white photograph of 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.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Group of men at the Massey Ferguson 'Wyeera Educational Centre', St Albans. General discussion by salesman on the Massey Ferguson tractor range. Three MF tractors in demonstration paddock. Names of those in photograph, left to right: A. Collins, 'Wyeera'; Peter Crouch, Maitland NSW; Barry Hood, Sydney Branch; Don Legge, Bulaldelah; Michael Cottrell, Delegate; Wally Barber, Macksville; Allan Daust, Dorrigo.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: agriculture, training, education training, tractors, students, staff, industrial machines
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: training & education
Inscriptions: Hand written on rear: 'A. Collins, 'Wyeera'; Peter Crouch, Maitland NSW; Barry Hood, Sydney Branch; Don Legge, Bulaldelah; Michael Cottrell, Delegate; Wally Barber, Macksville; Allan Daust, Dorrigo. / General discussion by salesman on the MF tractor range.'
People Depicted: Crouch, Peter; Collins, A.; Hood, Barry; Legge, Don; Cottrell, Michael; Barber, Wally; Daust, Allan
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

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