Image from a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.

Founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s, the company became H.V. McKay Pty Ltd in 1921 then merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd in 1930. Then in 1955, this company was in absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.

Description of Content

Opening of Massey Ferguson factory in Aprilia, Italy showing a row of men standing at a table with drinks. Standing second from left, Mr Victor Rice, and 4th from left proposing a toast, Albert Thornborough.

Physical Description

Black and white silver gelatin photograph.

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