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Manuscript - George Bult, 'Mr George Bult Remembers', 16 Jun 1948 Document Reg. No: HT 31998

Typewritten notes from George Bult relating to the history of the McKay business and his involvement, dated 16th June 1948.

It mentions early companies such as McKay Harvester Company, McCalman and Garde, Munro Implement Co., Harrison (Engineer), and Qualye and Williams (government contractors). Also, other people involved in the development mentioned are Samuel May, Mr Sallman , Jack Bult, Bill Hopkins, George McKay, Sam McKay and Alex Lawson.
Single sheet of off-white translucent paper. Typewritten text in black ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Councillor Don McKay, 1960
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 262 mm (Height), 205 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, harvesters, agricultural machinery
Themes this item is part of: George 'Yorkie' Bult Snr, Lathe Turner & Factory Superintendent, Sunshine Harvester Works (1871-1953), H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Walter William Bult, Timber Buyer & Expert, Sunshine Harvester Works (1842-1923)
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: company history
Inscriptions: Handwritten, top: ' 5/29 / Series A'
Typewritten: ' MR. GEORGE BULT REMEMBERS. / SUNSHINE. / 16/6/48. / Theold McKay Harvester Company, a public company. / Had harvesters made under contract by McCalman and Garde, / Melbourne, Munro Implement Co., Harrison, Engineer, Quale and / Williams, government contractors. Mr. Bult had worked for Harrison, also Williams in Ballarat. ' [Further text]
Author: Mr George Bult - H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 16 Jun 1948

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