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Photograph - Julius Toth, St Kilda, circa 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 085013

Summary:
Black and white photograph from an album containing a personal story of Julius Toth's immigration experience and a collection of 40 photo reproductions. Julius left Hungary late in 1956 following the unsuccessful Hungarian revolution and subsequent Soviet Occupation. He escaped to Austria where he spent three months in Displaced Persons Camps before migrating to Australia in March 1957. This image shows one of the favourite hang-out places for Julius and his friends in the early 1960s.
Description:
Landscape format, black and white reproduction photograph with a white border.
Description Of Content:
Julius Toth, standing, with his arms folded over his chest on the side of a road. He is dressed in a white t-shirt and shorts. In the background is a row of shops including a "Sports Marine" outlet. Flanking one side of the road is a seemingly endless row of parked cars.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 12.7 cm (Width), 8.9 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: immigration, beaches, settlement, recreation activities, photography, cars, tourist attractions, migration settlement, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Cultural & Social Life
Tertiary Classification: beach activities
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: St Kilda, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960
User: Mr Julius Toth, Victoria, Australia, 1960-2000

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