Card 'a Gift from the People of the United States' given to Julius Toth, circa 1957. Inscription in Hungarian on reverse of card reads: "J.Toth There was a toothbrush, soap, towel and toothpaste in it (Comment 21.07.1998)". Julius migrated to Australia after he escaped the Russian invasion of Hungary in 1957. Leaving his family in Hungary, he survived a dangerous journey alone to escape across the border to Austria. He was only able to bring a few possessions with him including his moulding tools, cigarette holder and photo album, which were 18th birthday presents from a sister and friend.

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White rectangular card with green printed text in five languages.

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