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Photograph - H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Christchurch, South Island, New Zealand, 1927 Image Reg. No: MM 017509

Summary:
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 45. 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:
Large multi-gendered and multi-aged crowd viewing exhibits of agricultural machinery. Large Andrews and Beaven banner.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, exhibitions, industrial equipment, spectators, trade fairs
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Original Caption: AGRICULTURAL SHOW AT CHRISTCHURCH, N.Z: 1927
Inscriptions: See alsol Image: MM 17516
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Christchurch, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand, 1927
References: 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'.
Bibliography:
  1. [Chapter] Dale-Hallett, Liza, et al. 'The McKay Collection', in Rasmussen, Carolyn. A Museum for the People: A History of Museum Victoria. p.271-273., 2001
  2. [Article] 2003. "Resurrecting the Sunshine Harvester Works: Re-presenting and Reinterpreting the Experience of Industrial Work in Twentieth-Century Australia", Labour History., 2003
  3. [Article] Dale-Hallett, Liza. 2004. "Collecting by Stealth: the HV McKay Collection", Museum Victoria Magazine., 2004

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