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Negative - Barbara Woods on Deck of MV Fairsea, Port Said, 1957 Image Reg. No: MM 127432

Barbara Woods relaxing on the deck of MV Fairsea, Port Said, 1957.

Part of a group of 12 photographs and 30 negatives depicting Barbara and John Woods migration to Australia as assisted migrants from Buckinghamshire on the MV Fairsea in 1957. The Barbara and John Woods Collection comprises documents and photographs that provide a comprehensive insight into the Woods' immigration experience, from the issuing of their passage tickets, to their arrival in Melbourne.
Black and white silver gelatin negative.
Description Of Content:
Barbara Woods relaxing on the deck of MV Fairsea while it is docked at Port Said. She is wearing a dressing on her arm from a compulsory injection needed to enter Australia. 1957.
Acquisition Information:
Donation, 2002
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 55 mm (Height), 70 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: ships, migrants, migration settlement, canals
Themes this item is part of: Barbara & John Woods, British Migrants, 1957, Images & Image Making Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Post World War II British Migration to Australia
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Shipboard Life
Tertiary Classification: recreation
Format: Negative - Copy: Monochrome; 6x7
Place & Date Depicted: Port Said, Suez Canal, Egypt, 1957
Person Depicted: Mrs Barbara Woods, Port Said, Egypt, 1957
Ship Depicted: ., Port Said, Egypt, 1957
Photographer: Mr. John Woods, Port Said, Egypt, 1957

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