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Negative - Massey-Ferguson, Foremen's Dinner at the Oriental Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria, 1955 Reg. No: MM 49765
- Black and white image of a dinner attended by Massey Ferguson foremen at the Oriental Hotel in Melbourne in 1955.
This is part of a collection of photographs, negatives, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature belonging to the H. V. McKay Sunshine Collection. The Australian operations of the Sunshine Harvester Works were originally founded by Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. The McKay collection is regarded as one of the most significant industrial heritage collections in Australia. In the 1950s, it was absorbed by Canadian firm Massey-Ferguson.
- Black and white photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- A row of men seated at a table with a white tablecloth. One man is standing behind the table, giving a speech.
|Tagged with:||factory workers, managers, executives, dinners|
|Themes this item is part of:||Foremen's Dinners at Massey-Ferguson (Australia), Social Gatherings Organised by Sunshine Harvester Works, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||social functions|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Oriental Hotel, Melbourne, Central, Victoria, Australia, Oct 1955|
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