Tags

Add your own tags:
Separate multiple tags using a comma

Similar items over time

Negative - View of London from Train, England, 1957 Image Reg. No: MM 127449

Summary:
A view of London taken from a train, 1957.

12 black and white photographs and 30 black and white copy 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.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin copy negative.
Description Of Content:
A view of London with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, in the background. This image was taken on a train by John and Barbara Woods on their way to board MV Fairsea.
Acquisition Information:
Donation, 2002
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 55 mm (Height), 70 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: migrants, migration settlement, cityscapes
Themes this item is part of: Barbara & John Woods, British Migrants, 1957, Cultural Diversity Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Post World War II British Migration to Australia
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Negative - Copy: Monochrome; 6 cm x 7 cm
Place & Date Depicted: London, England, Great Britain, 1957
Photographer: Mr. John Woods, London, England, Great Britain, 1957

Add your comment

  • Museum Victoria does not provide valuations, for more information please visit the valuation infosheet
  • Please note that Museum Victoria staff will not normally respond to comments posted on our website.

Similar items

Yes No