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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Sunshine, Victoria, 1943 Reg. No: MM 017942
- Description Of Content:
- A flax pick-up binder. The flax is cut and allowed to lay on the ground to 'rett' (dried). The flax machine then picks it up and ties it into sheaves which are dropped off the back in bundles of 8 to 10. (Flax is the straw which is left after the linseed.
|Tagged with:||agricultural equipment, factories, motor vehicles|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1943|