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Photograph - H.V. McKay Memorial Gardens hothouse, Sunshine, Victoria, 1919 Image Reg. No: MM 016524

Summary:
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.
Discipline: Technology

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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
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Metropolitan - Melbourne
Tertiary Classification: public gardens
Original Caption: 'OCT 1919'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1919

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