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Receipt - Baggage Check, Issued by Orient Line, 9 Sep 1930 Document Reg. No: HT 2710

Orient Line Baggage receipt for Letho Sigalas issued 9 September 1930. Used by the Sigalas family during their European trip in 1930. This trip included a return visit to Greece for the family to see Lili's parents. Lili Sigalas (nee Vrahamis), born in 1904, migrated to Australia in 1922 to marry Letho Sigalas. The couple were married at the Greek Orthodox Church on Victoria Parade, Melbourne in 1923. They moved in a very sociable set, composed of their own young Greek cousins. They had cars, sophistication and some affluence. They had two daughters Danae in June 1924 and Magarita Babette in 1931. In 1930 the family toured Europe and travelled to Greece.
Cream coloured recipt with black printed text and filled in with black ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2004
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 18.4 cm (Width), 14.9 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, shipping lines, greek communities, greek immigration, travel tourism, shipping industry, holidaying, ticketing machines
Themes this item is part of: Sigalas Family Collection, Leisure Collection, Migration Collection, Orient Steam Navigation Company Limited (Orient Line), 1879-1909
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Travel
Tertiary Classification: baggage handling
Inscriptions: ORIENT LINE
Issued To: Mr Letho Sigalas, England, Great Britain, 9 Oct 1930
Issued By: Orient Line, England, Great Britain, 9 Oct 1930

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