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6874
  • Title
    Series 03: Harvesting, ca. 1921-1924
  • Call number
    PXB 310/59-119
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    ca. 1921-1924
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    6874
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 61 silver gelatin photoprints - 7.6 x 20.5 cm.-16.5 x 21.5 cm.
  • Scope and Content
    59. Sunshine header ... Vic.
    60. Shipping wheat at Rutherglen, Vic.
    61. Stack building, Longerenong Agricultural College, near Horsham, Vic.
    62. A fine rope crop, Vic.
    63. Gathering sunflower seed, Vic.
    64. Wheat for export, Williamstown, Vic.
    65. Harrowing ... 100 acres a day, Vic.
    66. Wheat experimental plots, Werribee, Vic.
    67. Lucerne elevator, Vic.
    68. Threshing at Dookie Agriculture College, Vic.
    69. A Gippsland farm
    70. Ploughing with a tractor, Vic.
    71. Stooking wheat, Rutherglen Experiment Farm, Vic.
    72. A Victorian farm
    73. Harvesting oats, Vic.
    74. Harvesting lucerne, State Research Farm, Werribee, Vic.
    75. Preparing for the wheat crop, State Research Farm, Werribee, Vic.
    76. Two Sunshine headers at work, ... Ouyen, Vic.
    77. Building hay stacks, Vic.
    78. Wheat breeding, State Research Farm, Werribee, Vic.
    79. Sunshine reaper & binder, Daylesford, Vic.
    80. A maize crop in Vic.
    81. A Victorian hay crop
    82. 6ft Sunshine harvester at work ... Vic.
    83. Broom millet, Vic.
    84. Maize crop at Mt. Dandenong, Vic.
    85. Wheat stacked at a Victorian country railway station awaiting carrier to the seaboard
    86. 6ft Sunshine Reaper & Binder ... Vic.
    87. Sunshine header at work in 400 acre crop of millet, Vic.
    88. Harvest time, Colebrook, Tasmania
    89. Disc ploughing on a wheat farm, N.S.W.
    90. Harvesting wheat, Wellington, N.S.W.
    91. Harvesting oats, N.S.W.
    92. Deep ploughing, Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area, N.S.W.
    93. Wheat silos at a N.S.W. country railway station
    94. Wheat stacks, W.A.
    95. Harvesting rice, Qld.
    96. Carting hay, S.A.
    97. Maize and mangold crop on drained land in the south east, S.A.
    98. Crop of mangolds on drained land in S.A.
    99. Bagging wheat from 8ft. Sunshine harvester
    100. Sunshine petrol engine driving chaff-cutter
    101. Thrashing wheat
    102. Combined cutter & rake in lucerne crop
    103. Disc ploughing by motor
    104. Making encilage
    105. Motor drawn spring tooth cultivator
    106. Discing & harrowing in one operation
    107. A load of 354 bags of wheat weighing 33 tons drawn by 14 horses on a 15 ton wagon
    108. Farm tractor engine
    109. Wheat at railway siding
    110. Sunshine harvester at work in heavy crop of wheat
    111. Harvesting oats
    112. Maize
    113. Lucerne hay in bales
    114. Discing & harrowing in one operation
    115. Cutting an oat crop for hay
    116. Harvesting lucerne
    117. Maize crop
    118. Emerson Brantingham big four prairie tractor
    119. [farm equipment]
  • Source
    Transfer from Mitchell Library Printed Books Collection Q980.1/C, 1993
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955.
  • General note

    Digital order no:Album ID : 936553
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Most of the photographs are annotated on reverse

    No. 118 Emerson Brantingham big four prairie tractor - (only 3 left in Australia, 1 in Mudgee, 1 in Parkes and 1 in Victoria owned by Norm Johnston) -- identified by "Rickoo5", Library Flickr website, June 2013
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