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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Memorial Gardens hothouse, Sunshine, Victoria, 1919 Reg. No: MM 016524
- Black and white photograph of the hothouse located in the H.V McKay Memorial Gardens in Sunshine in 1919.
This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. In 1930 it merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd. In 1955, this company was in turn absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.
- Description Of Content:
- A range of plants situated inside a hothouse. They are organised into three rows.
|Tagged with:||ferneries, public gardens, workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V McKay Memorial Gardens (formerly Sunshine Gardens), Sunshine, Victoria|
|Secondary Classification:||Metropolitan - Melbourne|
|Tertiary Classification:||public gardens|
|Original Caption:||'OCT 1919'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1919|