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Railway Workers Capel c1950

Overview

Black and white photograph of railway workers moving a fettlers' trolley.

Historical information

Arrival, life and history of European migrants in the Capel district in early 1950.

Details

Details

Registration number
cwa-org-54-IMG248
Item type
Contextual Information

The Polish migrants integrated into both Capel and Boyanup communities after their arrival in 1950s.

Keywords
Railways
Shire of Capel

Shire of Capel

Organisation Details
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Railway Workers Capel c1950
Railway Workers Capel c1950