Copy photograph of sign of a Sunshine Harvester.

This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, known as the H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. In 1930 it merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd. In 1955, this company was in turn absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.

Description of Content

A sign or advertisement, showing a man driving a two horse-driven Sunshine Stripper Harvester, behind a gate which another man is holding open. Text on the sign reads: 'WHEN THE GATE IS OPENED TO THE [ILLEGIBLE] / SUNSHINE / HARVESTER / SEND FOR / CATALOGUE / PROSPERITY / ENTERS IN ! / HEAD OFFICE / 668 BOURKE ST. MELBOURNE / H.V.McKAY / SYDNEY OFFICE: 42 ENGINE ST.. / [ILLEGIBLE] AT ADELAIDE'

Physical Description

Black and white photograph

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