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Digital Photograph - Baby in Orange Highchair with Dolls, Bedroom, Footscray, 1978 Image Reg. No: MM 110974

Summary:
This photograph shows Pamela Diaz in her new high chair, Footscray, 1978. Her mother Alicia says 'It was orange and very 1970s' The photograph was taken in Pamela's bedroom after Christmas. All her dolls were behind her. Some of the dolls were given by friends and others Alicia bought in an 'Op Shop', 'so Pamela could have some.' The Diaz family emigrated from Chile to escape the political regime there.
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Baby in blue dress in high-chair with orange cushions.

This photograph shows Pamela Diaz in her new high chair, Footscray, 1978. Her mother Alicia says 'It was orange and very 1970s' The photograph was taken in Pamela's bedroom after Christmas. All her dolls were behind her. Some of the dolls were given by friends and others Alicia bought in an 'Op Shop', 'so Pamela could have some.' The Diaz family had been in Australia for 4 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: child portraits
People Depicted: Diaz, Pamela
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Footscray, Victoria, Australia, 1978

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

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