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Invitation - Hungarian Alliance of Freedom Fighters, Ball, Melbourne, 20 Sep 1957 Document Reg. No: HT 871

Summary:
Invitation to a ball being held by the Hungarian Alliance of Freedom Fighters in Melbourne on 20 September 1957. The invitation was used by Julius Toth who migrated to Australia in 1957, 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, and cigarette holder and photo album, which were 18th birthday presents from a sister and friend.
Description:
Single page leaflet with printed blue text
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 10.20 cm (Height), 15.30 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, immigrant voyages, settlement, immigrant shipping, community organisations, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: CULTURAL IDENTITY
Secondary Classification: Ethnicity - Organisations
Tertiary Classification: events
Inscriptions: Text: A Magyar Szabadsagharcos Szovetseg.
User: Mr Julius Toth, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 20 Sep 1957
Organiser of Event: Hungarian Alliance of Freedom Fighters, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 20 Sep 1957

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