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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Sunshine, Victoria, 1928 Reg. No: MM 016195
- Photograph is located in an album: Volume No.1: 'Views of Factories and Branches', page 34. 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:
- 'The original farm smithy now in the grounds of the Sunshine Harvester Works'. Original wooden-slab smithy which was moved from Drummartin to the grounds of the factory at Sunshine in 1928.
|Tagged with:||blacksmithing, blacksmithing tools, blacksmiths, workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Images (To Be Classified)|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Original Caption:||FARM SMITHY IN WHICH THE FIRST HARVESTER WAS MADE AT DRUMMARTIN, VIC. BY HUGH VICTOR MCKAY IN 1884: PHOTO TAKEN SEPT 1928|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped: "H. V. MCKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD SUNSHINE".
Noted on Back: "FARM SMITHY IN WHICH THE FIRST HARVESTER WAS MADE AT DRUMMARTIN, Vic[toria], BY HUGH VICTOR MCKAY IN 1884: PHOTO TAKEN SEPT 1928".
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1928|
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'.