The great arrival
|Title||The great arrival|
|Object type||Home movie|
|Maker||Carmody, Arthur John|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Date made||c 1946|
|Physical description||8mm standard/colour (Kodachrome)/silent|
Home movie of 'Jack' Carmody meeting his war bride from England, Mary Oldroyd at Station Pier in Melbourne. It is believed that the ship arriving was the first ship of war brides to arrive in Australia on January 26th 1946.
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