Photograph of a MF Cane Harvester surrounded by a large group of Chinese at an exhibition in Beijing (Peking).

Part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, of Sunshine, Victoria, and its predecessors dating back to Hugh V. McKay, who developed an innovative combine harvesters design during the 1880s and founded the Sunshine Harvester Works, at Ballarat, in 1894.

Description of Content

A large group of Chinese wearing traditional cadre suits of Cultural Revolution style, stand around an early model MF102 cane harvester,with chain driven topper, a MF 561 Toolbar, a Planter and Disc plough.

Physical Description

Colour photograph.

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