Massey Ferguson tractor in Antarctica display


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Description
Two men (John Malcolm and Harold Stone) standing in front of tractor with 2 mannequins dressed in Antarctic clothing representing Sir Edmund Hillary and Peter Mulgrew.
Physical Description
1 photograph : black and white ; 16 x 22 cm
Media/Materials
Signature/Marks
Occasion of presentation of the clothes Ed Hillary and Mulgrave (sic) wore. Peter Mulgrew, Harold Stone, Ed Hillary, J.H. Malcolm original trustee. Hand-written
WARNING - COPYRIGHT
The reproduction rights of this photograph are strictly reserved by the N.Z. Herald and the Weekly News. Ink Stamp
There was nothing formal (sic) about this photograph! - I had just completed dressing the two mannequins (sic) when John Malcolm (Chairman of the Management Committee) called in with a camera. Later I took the mannequins over to the Hillary home in Remuera where Ed's (1st) wife went into the house - found and presented to me that scarf! - (I hope it hasn't been lost - or stolen. In time it ill; be priceless!) she knitted (sic) it while he was traversing the ice! H.W. Stone (signed) Label
Current Rights
All rights reserved
Accession No
03-1713
Credit Line
Massey Ferguson tractor in Antarctica display, 03-1713. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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