Search the collections
Where is it from?
- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Similar items over time
Photograph - Headlie Shipard Taylor, Sunshine, Victoria, Dec 1948 Reg. No: MM 021736
- Black and white photograph of Headlie Shipard Taylor, the inventor of the H.S.T. Sunshine Headers.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 10: "Portraits, Sundry Machines, Royal Show 1945-51", page 137. This is one of 25 albums that provide detailed visual documentation of the activities of the McKay enterprise.
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:
- Headlie Shipard Taylor standing in front of a piece of machinery.
|Tagged with:||agricultural equipment, executives, factories, machines, workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Original Caption:||MEET OUR EXECUTIVES: 'SUNSHINE REVIEW', DEC 1948: INTRODUCING MR. H.S. TAYLOR, SUPERINTENDENT OF AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY RESEARCH. THE STORY OF HEADLIE TAYLOR IS THE STORY OF THE GENESIS OF A FAMOUS FARM MACHINE - THE SUNSHINE HEADER ...|
|People Depicted:||Taylor, Headlie Shippard|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1948|
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'.