• Short Summary

    Barbara Porritt gets special reception as a millionth immigrant to Australia.

  • Description

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Immigrants come to Australia from many countries. One millionth immigrant is a Yorkshire girl. SCU. Barbara Porritt and microphone, pan to dockside. SV. & CU. Barbara Porritt and microphone, surrounded by pressmen on board the "Oronsay". SCU. Pressmen. SCU. Barbara surrounded by pressmen. GV. Migrants waving from boat. CU. Mr and Mrs Stalenberg from Holland. The two youngest children are Erma (2) and Jose (4), Netty (6), Ans (7) Gemma (9), further along Marga (11) and Koop (12). Next come the twins Elly and Lydia (13) and practically on the horizon Rin (14), Jan (17) Henny (18) Adrie (20) and Gerrad (22). CU. Mrs Stalenberg, and two of her family (twins). CU. Mr Stalenberg with baby Erma in his arms.

    (Dupe Neg.) (Title G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    551.30
    Media URN:
    31261
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:20:00 / 01:38:19:00
    Canister:
    55/95

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