Photograph is located in an album: Volume No. 2: "Harvesters & Engine Driven Harvesters, Headers, Binders 1919-1937", page 81. 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 H. V. McKay Sunshine Collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
Description of Content
Photo taken off the overhead pedestrian bridge at Devonshire Road, showing agricultural machinery loaded on railway wagons at the Sunshine siding for distribution. Head office can be seen in the background on 'Private Road' (which is now known as Harvester Road).
Place & Date Depicted
Photograph, Black & White
We hold Negatives.
Type of item
[Link 1] Viewed 7.5.09. [Link 2] Viewed 7.5.09. Perry, Warren. 'The Science Museum of Victoria'.
[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
[Article] 2003. "Resurrecting the Sunshine Harvester Works: Re-presenting and Reinterpreting the Experience of Industrial Work in Twentieth-Century Australia", Labour History., 2003
[Article] Dale-Hallett, Liza. 2004. "Collecting by Stealth: the HV McKay Collection", Museum Victoria Magazine., 2004