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Digital Photograph - Mother, Father & Baby, Midway Migrant Hostel, Maribyrnong, 1974 Image Reg. No: MM 110975

Colour photograph showing Alicia, Eduardo and Pablo Diaz in the Midway Migrant Hostel Maribyrnong, 1974. This was only a few months after they had emigrated from Chile to escape the political regime there. They later moved to their first home in Hyde Street, Footscray, which they shared with friends.
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original colour print.
Description Of Content:
Mother and father, sitting on a chair, holding a baby. The room has grey clinker brick walls and a wood veneer cupboard. A brightly coloured toy is sitting on the floor at right. A table is in the foreground. Ornaments decorate the room.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Alicia Diaz, 2006
Contributed by Ms Alicia Diaz
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: chilean communities, chilean immigration, families, migrants
Themes this item is part of: Post World War II Immigration in Photographs, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Accommodation - Hostels
Tertiary Classification: family portraits
People Depicted: Diaz, Alicia; Diaz, Eduardo; Diaz, Pablo
Organisations Depicted: Midway Migrant Hostel
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Maribyrnong, Victoria, Australia, 1974

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


Victor Garrido Posted on 09 Mar 2014 1:25 AM
licha me dio la nostalgia y me puse a ver fotos el nombre de tu amigos purcel lo rectifi ue

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