For those relocating to another country, photographs were obvious treasures. Photo: Shutterstock For those relocating to another country, photographs were obvious treasures. Photo: Shutterstock
For those relocating to another country, photographs were obvious treasures. Photo: Shutterstock
Jason Wordie
Opinion

Opinion

Then & Now by Jason Wordie

The possessions that provide emigrants with a sense of home – old and new

  • In the past, what people took to their new lives illuminates what they considered personally important
  • Socio-economic status and a desire for integration into an adopted culture also informed these decisions

For those relocating to another country, photographs were obvious treasures. Photo: Shutterstock For those relocating to another country, photographs were obvious treasures. Photo: Shutterstock
For those relocating to another country, photographs were obvious treasures. Photo: Shutterstock
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