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Transparency - Nissen Huts, Preston Hostel, Melbourne, Jun 1955-Jan 1956 Reg. No: MM 99426
- Black and white transparency showing rows of Nissen huts at the Preston Hostel. 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:
- View of a series of corrugated iron buildings with curved roofs. The buildings are set in rows.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Joan Gant, 2005
|Dimensions:||37 mm (Height), 47 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, assisted immigration, ten pound tourists, immigration policies, migration settlement, migrant hostels, english immigration, immigration selection, migration schemes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Foster Family, English Migrants, 1955|
|Secondary Classification:||Accommodation - Hostels|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Format:||Transparency: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Preston, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955-Jan 1956
Preston Migrant Hostel