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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Copy Negative - Flat-Packed 'Suntyne' Combine Drill Cultivators for Export loaded on a Ford Truck, Sunshine, Victoria, 1955 Reg. No: MM 016489
- Photograph is located in an album: Volume No.1: 'Views of Factories and Branches', page 143. 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 flat-packed 'Suntyne' combine/drill cultivators for export to England (Manchester via Liverpool). The loaded Ford trucks are parked in Devonshire Road in front of main offices.
|Tagged with:||drivers, factories, factory delivery, motor trucks, streetscapes, workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Seeding & Fertilising|
|Tertiary Classification:||combine seed drill & cultivators|
|Original Caption:||PACKED DOWN 'SUNTYNES' FOR ENGLAND: NOV 1955|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped: "H.V. MCKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD SUNSHINE HARVESTER WORKS, SUNSHINE, W.20. NOV 1955". Stamp 2: "NOV 1955"|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1955|
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'.