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Photograph - 'Sunprong' Harrows, Australia, 1936 Reg. No: MM 022515
- Black and white photograph of 'Sunprong' Harrows designed by Headlie Shipard Taylor. It won the blue ribbon award at the Royal Melbourne Show in 1936. Both gangs of harrows were interlocked with a centre gear driving each other. The angulations of the gangs could be variably adjust.
This image is part of a collection of photographs, negatives, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature belonging to the H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded by Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. The McKay collection is regarded as one of the most significant industrial heritage collections in Australia.
- Description Of Content:
- Front-view of harrows.
|Tagged with:||agricultural equipment, machines, 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:||Crop Management - Cultivation|
|Original Caption:||'SUNPRONG' HARROWS: 1936|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Australia, 1936|