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Digital Photograph - Friends Celebrating Boy's 6th Birthday Party, Dining Room, circa 1955 Image Reg. No: MM 110394

Description Of Content:
Seven boys of different ages in party hats at a party table. There is a birthday cake, foil wrapped Easter eggs and a teddy bear on the table.

This photograph shows Jon Bortko's 6th birthday party, 31st March, about 1955. The Bortko family were Polish and 'White Russian' migrants who arrived after World War II. The Melbourne suburb they lived in is unknown.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Rosalie Quaife, 2006
Discipline: History

More information

Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: CELEBRATIONS & TRADITIONS
Secondary Classification: Birthdays
Tertiary Classification: parties
People Depicted: Bortko, Janus; Bortko, Ryziard
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Victoria, Australia, circa 1955

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's estimate.
Photographer: Unknown

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