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Transparency - George, June & Brian Foster at Migrant Reception Centre, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Jun 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 99420

Summary:
Black and white transparency of George Foster with his two children, June and Brian, at the Migrant Reception Centre at the Royal Exhibition Building. 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.
Description:
Black and white negative transparency.
Description Of Content:
Man and two children standing on a pathway outside a weather board building. The Royal Exhibition Building dome is visible 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, ten pound tourists, immigration policies, migration settlement, english immigration, immigration selection, migrant reception centres, migration schemes, royal exhibition building migrant reception centre
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Foster Family, English Migrants, 1955
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Arrival
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Transparency: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955
Person Depicted: Mr George Foster, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955
Person Depicted: June Foster, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955
Person Depicted: Brian Foster, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955

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