South Australia's British farm boys photographs

The photographs below were taken of the farm boys as they arrived in Australia on ships from the United Kingdom. Unfortunately at present very few names have been allocated to these faces, so if anyone is recognised please get in touch.

Boys who had arrived on the SS Irishman Boys who had arrived on the SS Geelong Boys who had arrived on the SS Orsova

GN1022a - boys who had arrived on the SS Irishman, 11 May 1914, at Jubilee Oval, behind the Exhibition Building, North Terrace, Adelaide

GN1017 - boys who had arrived on the SS Geelong, 11 October 1913, at Domestic Helpers’ Home, Charles Street, Norwood

GN1102 - boys who had arrived on the SS Orsova, 11 June 1914, at Jubilee Oval, behind the Exhibition Building, North Terrace, Adelaide

The Irishman group on the Jubilee Oval Boys who had arrived on the SS Beltana  

GN1024a - Believed to be photo of the Irishman group on the Jubilee Oval, behind the Exhibition Building, North Terrace, Adelaide

GN1005 - boys who had arrived on the SS Beltana, 23 June 1913, at Exhibition Building, North Terrace, Adelaide


These photographs are provided here by kind permission from the The History Trust of South Australia Glass Negative Photographic Collection.