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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, HST Header, Sunshine, May 1941 Image Reg. No: MM 024877

Summary:
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 18: 'Engineering Design: Jan 1939 - Mat 1949", page 42. 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:
Photo shows a tractor-drawn P.T.O. 10 ft H.S.T. (spiral front) Header, fitted with tipping bagging-off platform and rubber tyres.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: header harvesters
Original Caption: 10 FT. H.S.T. HEADER WITH TIP-TRAY PLATFORM & RUBBER TYRES. MAY 1941
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Date Made: May 1941
References: 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'.
Bibliography:
  1. [Chapter] Dale-Hallett, Liza, et al. 'The McKay Collection', in Rasmussen, Carolyn. A Museum for the People: A History of Museum Victoria. p.271-273., 2001
  2. [Article] 2003. "Resurrecting the Sunshine Harvester Works: Re-presenting and Reinterpreting the Experience of Industrial Work in Twentieth-Century Australia", Labour History., 2003
  3. [Article] Dale-Hallett, Liza. 2004. "Collecting by Stealth: the HV McKay Collection", Museum Victoria Magazine., 2004

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