Tags

Add your own tags:
Separate multiple tags using a comma

Similar items over time

Photograph - Rocardo Angelo Gazzola, Dec 1920 Image Reg. No: SH 000931

Summary:
Photograph of Rocardo Angelo Gazzola, taken December 1920. It was sent to his sweetheart Maria Vendramini while he was completing his national service. He also sent her a box with writing paper, envelopes and stamps so she could write to him. Maria Sartori (nee Vendramini) joined her father Innocente in Melbourne with her mother, 3 sisters and a brother in 1936. They settled in Carlton. Maria was the eldest of Innocente Vendramini's children.
Description:
Black & White Photograph
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a man, in the uniform of an Italian Soldier, with his hand resting on a table.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Phil Magris, 2000
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 13.60 cm (Height), 8.40 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: italian communities, italian immigration, uniforms, keepsakes, military history, photography
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: mementoes
Inscriptions: Reverse: Cartolina postale (printed in black)./ Gozzolg Angelo/Ricordo/ 7/12/20/ Adio
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer: Wellington, Italy, Dec 1920
Person Depicted: Mr Ricardo Gazzola, Italy, Dec 1920
User: Mrs Maria Sartori, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1920

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.
Yes No