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Receipt - Passage for John & Barbara Woods, 1957 Document Reg. No: HT 1056

Receipt for 20 pounds for the assisted passage of John and Barbara Woods, issued by Commonwealth of Australia, Australia House, Strand, London WC2. Receipt dated 1 May 1957.

The receipt covers their payment of 10 pounds each for passage to Australia.

Issued to intending immigrants Barbara and John Woods, who migrated 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.
Acquisition Information:
Donation, 2002
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: assisted immigration, immigrant voyages, immigration, shipping lines, ten pound tourists
Themes this item is part of: Barbara & John Woods, British Migrants, 1957, Transport Collection, Post World War II British Migration to Australia
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: financial records
Issued By: Commonwealth of Australia, London, England, Great Britain, 1957
Issued To: Mr. John Woods, Little Missenden, Buckinghamshire, England, Great Britain, 1957

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