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Leaflet - Instructions for Forwarding Passengers' Baggage, P&O Lines, Nov 1956 Document Reg. No: HT 8426

Standard P&O information leaflet, used on all P&O ships, issued to departing passengers providing details regarding the management of their luggage. It was collected by Daniel and Christina Graham when they migrated to Victoria from Scotland in 1957. They arrived in Melbourne on the 'Strathmore' on 12 February 1957. They had three children, and settled in Moe where Daniel found work with the SEC.
Four page folded leaflet with printed black text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr. Daniel Graham, 2004
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.60 cm (Height), 13.10 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, assisted immigration, immigrant voyages, shipping lines, immigrant shipping, scottish communities, scottish immigration, shipping industry, ship memorabilia
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Graham Family, Scottish Migrants, 1957
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Shipboard Life
Tertiary Classification: luggage handling
Inscriptions: Text: FORM NO. 1064/MAR./1956/Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation/Company/INSTRUCTIONS/for Forwarding Passengers'/Baggage for Steamers Loading/AT TILBURY DOCK/November, 1956.
Issued By: P & O Line, London, England, Great Britain, Nov 1956
User: Mr. Daniel Graham, 1957
User: Mrs. Chirstina Graham, 1957

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