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Transparency - June & Brian Foster on Deck of MV Georgic, Port Said, 22 May 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 99417

Black and white transparency of June and Brian Foster standing on the deck of the MV Georgic, showing off their souvenir fez and handbag. It is one of a selection of nine transparencies taken from black and white photographs which document the migration and settlement experience of the Foster family when they migrated from England to Australia in 1955.
Black and white negative transparency.
Description Of Content:
Two children standing on a wooden deck with white railing. The boy is wearing a hat and sunglasses, and the girl is holding a handbag. Port Said can be seen in the distance.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Gant, 2005
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 37 mm (Height), 47 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: immigration, assisted immigration, immigrant voyages, ten pound tourists, immigrant shipping, shipboard travel, shipping docks, immigration policies, english immigration, immigration selection, ports of call, migration schemes, tv studios
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Foster Family, English Migrants, 1955
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Shipboard Life
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Transparency: Black & White
Person Depicted: June Foster, Port Said, Egypt, 22 May 1955
Person Depicted: Brian Foster, Port Said, Egypt, 22 May 1955
Ship Depicted: MV Georgic, Port Said, Egypt, 22 May 1955

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