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Photograph - Tran Family, Vietnam, pre 1978 Image Reg. No: HT 552

Summary:
Photograph of Cuc Lam's sister's family, taken in Vietnam. It shows Hien Thi Tran (Cuc's sister), Hai Van Tran (Cuc's brother in law) and Hoang Thien Tran (her nephew, who drowned in Cuc's sister's attempt to escape Vietnam). Cuc escaped from Vietnam in May 1978, with her husband, and spent time in a refugee camp in Malaysia before gaining a refugee visa for Australia.
Description:
Black and white family photo of Cuc Lam's Sister's family.
Description Of Content:
Black and white family photo of Cuc Lam's Sister's family, taken in Vietnam. The photograph shows Hal Van Tran (Cuc's brother in law), Hoang Thien Tran (Cuc's nephew) and Hien (Cuc's sister).
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Cuc Lam, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 6.50 cm (Height), 9.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, migrant hostels, refugees, vietnamese communities, vietnamese culture, vietnamese immigration, making history - cuc lam
Themes this item is part of: Cuc Lam, Vietnamese Migrant & Councillor, 1978, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: family portraits
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Vietnam, by 1978
Person Depicted: Mrs Hien Tran, Vietnam, by 1978
Person Depicted: Mr Hai Tran, Vietnam, by 1978
Person Depicted: Master Hoang Tran, Vietnam, by 1978
User: Mrs Cuc Lam, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1978

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