• The Wedding Day of Cornelia Grosveld and Antonius Meerbach
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    Meerbach Memories - Cornelia and Antonius
    ... Grosveld and Antonius Meerbach married in Roosendaal in the Netherlands just...
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    The Hoogenhout family - the right decision
    ... fiancé Jan Hoogenhout until she knew what awaited her on the other side of the...
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    Photograph 7478915
    ... by his wife who designs and makes soft furnishings. In the photo, he is completing a water colour...
  • Photograph 7427799
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    Migration to Australia
    This is written in memory of my father and mother.In the year 1945 we had been through a war and...
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    Photograph 7529336
    50,000th Dutch migrant, arrives in Australia aboard the SIBAJAK. Miss Scholte presents Australia'...
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    Photograph 7529339
    50,000th Dutch migrant, arrives in Australia aboard the SIBAJAK. Miss Scholte presents Australia'...
  • Meerbach Memories - Cousins
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    Meerbach Memories – Margaretha
    ... a little worried as not all my siblings were happy about the move. However, I saw this as a great...
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    Photograph 8113781
    ... girls won a 17 day educational tour of New Guinea. Here the Melbourne Manager of Qantas Empire...
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    Photograph 8278401
    ... Orange, June 1956. Fourteen of them had come from Holland. The others were from Latvia, Ukraine,...
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    Migration 1956: Listening to a child's voice
    I was nine years old in 1956. It had been one of the coldest winters on record in Holland. Comfortably...

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