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Ticket - Baggage Insurance, Marine & General Mutual Life Assurance, 9 Oct 1930 Object Reg. No: HT 2709

Summary:
Marine and General Mutual Life Assurance Society baggage insurance ticket for Letho Sigalas, dated 9 October 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.
Description:
Cream coloured paper, with black printed text, purple stamped text, and hand written text in black ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Babette Sigalas, 2004
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 18.5 cm (Width), 14.9 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: immigration, greek communities, greek immigration, insurance, travel tourism, holidaying, ticketing machines
Themes this item is part of: Sigalas Family Collection, Lili Sigalas, Greek Migrant, 1922, Migration Collection, Orient Steam Navigation Company Limited (Orient Line), 1879-1909
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Cultural & Social Life
Tertiary Classification: ticketing
Inscriptions: Text: Marine and General Mutual Life Assurance Society / HEAD OFFICE: 48, FENCHURCH STREET, LONDON, E.C. S.
Issued To: Mr Letho Sigalas, London, England, Great Britain, 9 Oct 1930
Issued By: Marine & General Mutual Life Assurance Society, London, England, Great Britain, 9 Oct 1930
Organisation Named: Orient Steam Navigation Company Limited (Orient Line), London, England, Great Britain, 9 Oct 1930

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