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Etching - H.V. McKay, Aerial Depiction of Sunshine Harvester Factory, Sunshine, Victoria, pre 1914 Image Reg. No: MM 016193

An aerial drawing of the Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine. The McKay factory was promoted as the largest manufacturing enterprise in the southern hemisphere.

This forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine Collection that includes images, trade literature, objects, oral histories and film.
Description Of Content:
A pre-1914 aerial view of the H.V. McKay factory at Sunshine highlighting three railway branch lines into the factory. On the third branch line is a machine-loaded train exiting through the centre of the factory (Russell Street).
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aerial photographs, agricultural science, agriculture, factories, industries, railway lines, workers
Themes this item is part of: Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Factory Site of Sunshine Harvester Works, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: factory aerial views
Original Caption: 'Pre1914'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1910-1914
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: H.V. McKay, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, pre 1914

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