Photograph 7450317
butchers - Dutch migrant Peter van Echteld, 20, has his own butcher's shop in Australia. Peter, who is naturalized, came to Australia with his parents, sister and two brothers, from Shertogendosch, Hinthaner St. 57, Holland. He began his apprenticeship at 15, and in January 1961, bought his own business at Thornbury, a Melbourne suburb, where he has the help of an 18 years old Australian apprentice. 'Australia is a land of great opportunity. Anyone with go can achieve much', Peter said. Peter van Echteld give some tips on cutting to 18 year old apprentice Ron Buntine, an 'old' Australian, who is his only help in the shop

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A12111, 1/1961/16/145
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