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- A Place & Date Depicted Miners Rest, Australia
Negative - Threshing Team with Aveling & Porter Traction Engine, Bagging Grain & Building a Haystack, Miners Rest, Victoria, 1905-1915 Reg. No: MM 000075
- Description Of Content:
- Men bagging grain and building a haystack. A Clayton & Shuttleworth thresher driven by an Aveling & Porter compound twin cylinder traction engine is being used. Several of the men are standing on top of the haystacks. A few men are standing on a platform above a haystack, against which a ladder is resting. There are many bags of grain on the right side of the image.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from William Ross, 1985
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||advertising, agricultural equipment, agricultural produce, agricultural workers, farms, harvesting, steam traction engines, threshing equipment, workers, ladders|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Harvesting|
|Tertiary Classification:||threshing machines|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Miners Rest, Victoria, Australia, 1905-1915|