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Letter - Interview Notification, Ministry of Labour & National Service to Ronald Booth, 18 Feb 1956 Document Reg. No: SH 980539

Interview Notification, issued to Ronald Booth by the Ministry of Labour and National Service, dated 18 February 1956. The Booth family, Ronald, Joan and their two children Ronald and Martin, migrated to Australia in 1956 under the assisted passage scheme. They left London on 18 May aboard the Strathaird and arrived in Australia in June. The letter provides details for an interview with the Australian Authorities regarding the Booth family's application to immigrate under the Assisted Passage scheme.
Letter printed and handwritten in black ink on white paper.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Ron Booth, 1998
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.40 cm (Height), 16.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, assisted immigration, immigrant voyages, migration settlement, british immigration, ten pound tourists
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Sender: Ministry of Labour & National Service, London, England, Great Britain, 18 Feb 1956
Addressed To: Mr Ron Booth, England, Great Britain, 18 Feb 1956
Place & Date of Event: Manchester, England, Great Britain, 7 Mar 1956

Place and date of the Booth family's interview.

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