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Photograph - Water Cart, H.V. McKay, Sunshine, Victoria, 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 017427

Summary:
This photograph is located in an album: Volume 3, "Miscellaneous: H.V. McKay Ballarat, Sunshine Factories & Products; Maps, Plans & Charts; Passport Photographs; 1904-1945", page 27. 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:
A horse-drawn water cart with pressed steel ends in the water tank. Note the concave wheels for operating in sandy conditions and the supports front and rear to keep the tank level and the shafts off the ground. Inscription on photograph: ?1915?.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bridges, machines, railway lines, water carts, workers, world war i 1914-1918
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: water tanks
Original Caption: 1915
Inscriptions: "1915"
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1915

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