Suitcase - Brown Leather, Argentina, circa 1965 Object Reg. No: SH 970450

One of two suitcases used by the Pregal family when they migrated to Australia from Argentina in 1965. The family decided to leave Argentina because they saw Australia as holding more opportunity, and because Mr Pregal, who was of Calabrian ethnicity, already had family members living here.
Brown leather suitcase with metal clasps and a brown leather strap.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Martha Pregal, 1997
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 210.00 mm (Height), 870.00 mm (Width), 500.00 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Measurement From Conservation. Measuring Method: measured while case was closed

More information

Tagged with: argentinian communities, argentinian immigration, immigration, luggage, brought goods
Themes this item is part of: Martha Pregal, Argentinian Migrant, 1965, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Travel - Brought Goods
Tertiary Classification: luggage
User: Mrs Martha Pregal, Argentina, 1958-1965

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