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Transparency - Floating Market, Port Said, 22 May 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 99418

Black and white transparency of a floating market at Port Said. 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:
Birds eye view of floating market boats carrying goods, taken from the deck of a larger ship.
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, markets, shipboard travel, immigration policies, english immigration, immigration selection, migration schemes
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
Place & Date Depicted: Port Said, Egypt, 22 May 1955

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