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- A Place & Date Depicted Frankston, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Frankston, Victoria, Mar 1949 Reg. No: MM 021750
- Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 147. 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:
- Mr C.N. McKay congratulating employee, Eric Wilcox, on winning the footrace at the McKay annual picnic held at Frankston. Eric worked in head office and later in the parts department.
|Tagged with:||employees, picnics picnicking, racing, social activities, workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Images (To Be Classified)|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Original Caption:||SUNSHINE REVIEW, MARCH 1949: MR. C. N. MCKAY, MANAGING DIRECTOR, CONGRATULATES ERIC WILCOX ON HIS SPLENDID FOOT-RUNNING ACHIEVEMENT.|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped: "H.V. MCKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY LTD SUNSHINE. 12 FEB 1949"|
|People Depicted:||McKay, Cecil; Wilcox, Eric|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Frankston, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1949|
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'.