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Train Ticket - Elsternwick & Sandringham, Second Class, 1958 Document Reg. No: HT 869

Workman's second class, train ticket, for Elsternwick & Sandringham, 1958. Used by Julius Toth in Australia. 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.
Yellow and green rectangular cardboard ticket with black text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 3.10 cm (Height), 5.80 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: working life, immigration, settlement, trains, tickets, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration, -1
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Employment
Tertiary Classification: ticketing
Inscriptions: Text: Mn. Tu. Wd. Th. Tr. Sa./Workman's Ticket/ELSTERNWICK (+) and SANDRINGHAM/SECOND CLASS/FOR CONDITIONS SEE BACK.
Place & Date Made: Victoria, Australia, 1958
User: Mr Julius Toth, Victoria, Australia, 1958

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