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Digital Photograph - Children Celebrating Boy's 7th Birthday, Dining Room, Footscray, 1980 Image Reg. No: MM 110963

Summary:
This photograph shows Pablo Diaz's 7th birthday party, with his friends, Footscray, 1980. This photograph was taken by Pablo's mother Alicia Diaz, in the dining room of their family home. The Diaz family had been in Australia for six years, having emigrated from Chile to escape the regime there. Alicia remembers that Pablo liked Sesame Street, so she got him Sesame Street placemats for the party. Alicia coordinated the cups: green for boys and pink for girls. Most of these boys still live in Yarraville.
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Children celebration a boy's birthday party, standing around a decorated table. The cups are green and pink, and lots of the kids are drinking from Prima containers.

This photograph shows Pablo Diaz's 7th birthday party, with his friends, Footscray, 1980. This photograph was taken by Pablo's mother Alicia Diaz, in the dining room of their family home. The Diaz family had been in Australia for 6 years, having emigrated from Chile to escape the regime there. Alicia remembers that Pablo liked Sesame Street, so she got him Sesame Street placemats for the party. Alicia coordinated the cups: green for boys and pink for girls. Most of these boys still live in Yarraville.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Alicia Diaz, 2006
Acknowledgement:
Contributed by Ms Alicia Diaz
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: chilean communities, chilean immigration
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Cultural & Social Life
Tertiary Classification: birthday parties
Inscriptions: Kodacolour AUG 1980
People Depicted: Wood, Jason; Diaz, Pablo; Cuni, Luke; Wood, Adam; unknown boy; Siriagni, Syvlio
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Footscray, Victoria, Australia, 1980

Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's memory.
Photographer: Ms Alicia Diaz

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