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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Food for Britain Parcels, Sunshine, Victoria, Oct 1947 Reg. No: MM 021672
- Black and white photograph of food parcels sent to Britain during the Food for Britain Appeal donated by employees at H.V McKay Massey Harris.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 87. This is one of 25 albums that provide detailed visual documentation of the activities of the McKay enterprise.
This image forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
- Description Of Content:
- Various canned and boxed goods including powedered milk, sultanas, beef and ground rice. A note appears on top of the cans and a box is in the background.
|Tagged with:||food technology, world war ii 1939-1945, food, food containers, relief appeals, food parcels, rice, cans, milk products|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sunshine Harvester Works, Contributions to the War Effort, World War II, 1940-1945, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Food & Drinks - Canning & Preserving Works|
|Tertiary Classification:||canned food products|
|Original Caption:||COMMONWEALTH-WIDE SUPPORT BY SUNSHINE ORGANISATION FOR THE FOOD FOR BRITISH WORKERS APPEAL: OCT 1947|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped: "H.V. MCKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD SUNSHINE. 5 SEP 1947. 16 SEP 1947" "# 22647"|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Date Made:||Oct 1947|
http://museumvictoria.com.au/sunshine. Viewed 7.5.09.
http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A100286b.htm. Viewed 7.5.09.
Perry, Warren. 'The Science Museum of Victoria'.