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Newspaper - 'Fair Sea Gazette', Sitmar Line, 7 Aug 1949 Document Reg. No: SH 990752

German language newsletter 'Fair Sea Gazette' issued to passenger's travelling on the Sitmar Line ship MV Fairsea on 7 August 1949. It was collected by Lou (Lajos) Bartha when he immigrated to Australia from Hungary on the MV Fairsea in 1949.
Double-sided one page newspaper with various German language text in black ink. At the top of the newspaper is a printed sketch of a map of Australia with a passenger liner pictured in the centre.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Lou Bartha, 1999
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33.50 cm (Height), 0.10 cm (Width), 21.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: german immigration, immigration, immigrant voyages, shipping lines, newspapers, immigrant shipping, migration settlement, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Shipboard Life
Tertiary Classification: print media
Inscriptions: Printed on top of newspaper: "FAIR SEA"/ GAZETTE/ 11. Ausgabe 7. August 1949/ SONDERAUSGABE/ [Extensive text in German underneath]
Place & Date Issued: ., 7 Aug 1949
User: Mr Lou Bartha, 7 Aug 1949

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