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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Sunshine, Victoria, 1911 Reg. No: MM 016110
- Photograph is located in an album: Volume No.1: 'Views of Factories and Branches', page 10. 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 H.V. McKay office staff loading a cultivator (probably a 'Sunflower') into a railway wagon, during a strike in 1911. Water tanks are shown on the left and components of the disc cultivators are shown in the right foreground.
|Tagged with:||agricultural equipment, cultivators, factories, railway wagons, workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Original Caption:||OFFICE STAFF LOADING CULTIVATOR DURING STRIKE JAN. TO MARCH, 1911|
|Inscriptions:||REFERS TO FRAME NOS. 09876 & 09877.|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1911|
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'.