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Digital Photograph - Woman Saying Goodbye to Godmother, Leaving for Overseas Working Holiday, Tullamarine Airport, 1979 Image Reg. No: MM 110832

Description Of Content:
A young woman in a white shirt talking to another woman, and holding her coat at a busy airport.

This photograph shows Kate Spall saying goodbye to her god-mother Grace Richardson at Tullamarine Airport, 1979. Kate Spall had just finished her training as a nurse, and was heading off on the 'traditional big trip' to London, 1979. Kate went on a working holiday with a couple of her classmates after they graduated from nursing.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Margaret Swan, 2006
Contributed by Ms Margaret Swan
Discipline: History

More information

Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Airports
Tertiary Classification: embarkations
Inscriptions: Tullamarine Airport 1978/9 Kate Spall and Grace Richardson
People Depicted: Spall, Kate; Richardson
Organisations Depicted: Tullamarine Airport; Qantas Airways Limited
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Tullamarine, Victoria, Australia, 1979
Photographer: Sybil Spall

Photographer Notes: The contributor thinks that the photographer was probably Sybil Spall.

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