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Receipt - Issued to G Toth, Andrews Camera Stores, 26 Sep 1959 Document Reg. No: HT 864

Summary:
Receipt issued to G Toth by Andrews Camera Stores, dated 26 September 1959. The receipt is for Astron Binoculars. In 1957 Julius came to Australia after he escaped the Russian invasion of Hungary. Leaving his family in Hungary, he survived a dangerous journey alone to escape across the border to Austria. He was only able to bring a few possessions with him including his moulding tools, cigarette holder and photo album, which were 18th birthday presents from a sister and friend.
Description:
Cream coloured paper receipt with black printed text and details filled out in blue ink. There is a small green stamp in the top left corner which indicates stamp duty has been paid.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 19.60 cm (Height), 13.30 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: recreation, immigration, receipts, recreation activities, binoculars, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Banking & Finance
Tertiary Classification: financial records
Inscriptions: Text: ANDREWS/CAMERA/STORES/230 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE, C.I. - 63-7004/FOR ALL YOUR PHOTOGRAPHIC REQUIREMENTS.
Issued By: Andrews Camera Store, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 26 Sep 1959
Issued To: Mr Julius Toth, Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia, 26 Sep 1959

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