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Notice - Occupations for Migrants without Personal Nominations, Nov 1955 Document Reg. No: SH 980549

Summary:
Notice titled 'Occupations for Migrants without Personal Nominations' published by the Commonwealth of Australia in November 1955. It was used by the Booth family as part of the process of deciding to migrate to Australia. 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. This notice lists various occupations which may be undertaken by different categories of migrants: single women, single men, married men without children and married men with families.
Description:
Notice with text printed in black ink on white foolscap size paper.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Ron Booth, 1998
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33.10 cm (Height), 20.40 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: immigration, assisted immigration, immigrant voyages, employment, 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: reference materials
Inscriptions: Printed text: LIST OF OCCUPATIONS FOR MIGRANTS WITHOUT PERSONAL NOMINATIONS. [Extensive text]
Publisher: Commonwealth Department of Immigration, London, England, Great Britain, Nov 1955
User: Mr Ron Booth, Manchester, England, Great Britain, Nov 1955- May 1956

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