Search the collections
Negative - Barbara Woods on Deck of MV Fairsea, Port Said, 1957 Reg. No: MM 127433
- 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
|Dimensions:||55 mm (Height), 70 mm (Width)|
|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|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Shipboard Life|
|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|