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Photograph - Gung Family & Dog, Victoria, circa 1948 Image Reg. No: MM 92060

Summary:
Black and white photograph is of Samuel and Mary Louey Gung, their three children Jeff (Wing How), David and Phyllis (Ling Boo) Gung and the family dog, about 1948 in Melbourne. The Gung family collection documents their experiences of migrating and living in Australia from the 1920s to the 1960s and the gradual easing of the White Australia policy.
Description:
Black and white portrait with border. There is writing on the back in pen.
Description Of Content:
Photo taken in a back yard in front of fence and dog kennel. The text on the back of the photograph states that the adults are Samuel & Mary Louey Gung, children are Jeff, David and Phyllis Louey Gung. Dog in front.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Jeff Gung, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 6.40 cm (Width), 8.90 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: families, immigration, portraits, chinese communities, chinese immigration
Themes this item is part of: Gung Family Collection, Migration Collection, Sydney Louey Gung, Chinese Migrant, circa 1900, Samuel Gung, Son of Chinese Migrants (1920-1993)
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - First Home & Family
Tertiary Classification: family portraits
Inscriptions: Text, reverse: Dad, Jeff, Mum, David/& Phyll.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Person Depicted: Mr Sydney Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950
Person Depicted: Mrs May Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950
Person Depicted: Jeff Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950
Person Depicted: David Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950
Person Depicted: Phyllis Gung, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950

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