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Copy Negative - Water Cart, H.V. McKay, Sunshine, 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 078170

Copy negative from the album: 'Miscellaneous: H.V. McKay Ballarat, Sunshine Factories & Products; Maps, Plans & Charts; Passport Photographs; 1904-1945', Volume 3, page 27. It 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.
Black and white copy negative.
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.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: workers, bridges, machines, railway lines, water carts
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Inscriptions: In top left corner of image: '1915'
Format: Negative - Copy: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1915

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