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Digital Photograph - Woman Spraying Boy with Hose, Backyard, Footscray, circa 1980 Image Reg. No: MM 110969

Summary:
This photograph shows Pablo Diaz being sprayed with a hose by a Chilean family friend Lucila in the backyard of his family home, Footscray, circa 1980. Lucila was his adopted grandmother, because his grandparents were in Chile. The Diaz family had been in Australia for six years, having emigrated from Chile to escape the political regime there.
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Woman spraying a boy in swimming costume with hose in the backyard. She is wearing a red and white dress.

This photograph shows Pablo Diaz being sprayed with a hose by a Chilean family friend Lucila in the backyard of his family home, Footscray, circa 1980. Lucila was his adopted grandmother, because his grandparents were in Chile. The Diaz family had been in Australia for 6 years, having emigrated from Chile to escape the political regime there.
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 - First Home & Family
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
People Depicted: (surname unknown), Lucila; Diaz, Pablo
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Footscray, Victoria, Australia, circa 1980

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

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