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Newsletter - Seascape, Chandris Lines, SS Australis, 19 Mar 1977 Document Reg. No: SH 000617

Summary:
Newsletter titled 'Seascape' published by Chandris Lines for passengers on the SS Australis, dated 19 March 1977. They were kept as mementos by Hans and Trudy Troost who migrated from the Netherlands in 1977. They recall the journey favourably, particularly mentioning the English Language lessons Mrs Troost took advantage of on the way. During the voyage these newsletters were produced daily, and slipped under each cabin door.
Description:
Four-page newsletter "Seascape" of the migrant ship "Australis" on voyage from Southampton to Australia. Contents include among other news Special Notices, Childrens Events and Entertainments for the day.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Hans & Trudy Troost, 2000
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 25.50 cm (Height), 17.80 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, immigrant voyages, shipping lines, dutch communities, dutch immigration, immigrant shipping, shipboard travel, newsletters, shipping industry
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Shipboard Life
Tertiary Classification: print media
Inscriptions: Printed in blue: Seascape/s.s."Australis"/The Australian Lady/ Published/daily at/sea by/Chandris. (Followed by extensive text on 4 pages).
Publisher: Chandris Line Ltd., London, England, Great Britain, 19 Mar 1977
Place & Date Issued: ., 19 Mar 1977
User: Hans & Trudy Troost, Victoria, Australia, 1977-2000

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