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- A Place & Date Depicted Ballarat, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Ballarat, Victoria, 1940 Reg. No: MM 017846
- Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 3: "Miscellaneous: H.V. McKay Ballarat, Sunshine Factories & Products; Maps, Plans & Charts; Passport Photographs; 1904-1945", page 117. 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:
- Hewitt (Jack) & Whitty (Bob) Pty Ltd advertising H.V. McKay farm implements, farm gates, discs, shares, duplicate parts and the co-operative insurance company. A concrete and terrazzo store is next door. A 1935/6 "Dodge'' 'ute' is parked at the front. A horse (and cart) is also in the street.
|Tagged with:||concrete, co-operatives, display windows, horsedrawn equipment, horsedrawn vehicles, horses, machinery dealers, motor cars, roads, workers, 1940|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Animal Power|
|Original Caption:||BALLARAT AGENCY, MAY, 1940|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1940|
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'.