Transparency - George, June & Brian Foster on the Steps of their Nissen Hut, Preston Hostel, Melbourne, Jun 1955-Jan 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 99432

Black and white transparency of George Foster with his two children, June and Brian, sitting on the steps of their Nissen Hut 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:
Man and two children sitting on the steps of a curved corrugated iron building.
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, 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
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Accommodation - Hostels
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Transparency: Black & White
Person Depicted: Mr George Foster, Preston, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955- Jan 1956
Person Depicted: June Foster, Preston, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955-Jan 1956
Person Depicted: Brian Foster, Preston, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1955-Jan 1956

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