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Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23rd December'

Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1948
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Poster captioned 'A 'phone call... takes the hurry out of not being close, do your speeding by 'phone'

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Nib pen

Nib pen

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London, England
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Perry & Co
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1959
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Newspaper clipping titled Australian who went to England a Nobody

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Arnolds Ink bottle

Arnolds Ink bottle

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Rectangular red wooden post box with a sloped top, for newspapers and packets

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New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1939
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Identification card for Edgar Wikner Percival, issued by the British Air Commission, Washington DC

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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival and Douglas Corrigan at Luton 1937.

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Photographs
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Ladies gold hunter cased fob watch by Plojoux

Ladies gold hunter cased fob watch by Plojoux

Cumpston Family collection
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Pocket watches
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Geneva, Switzerland
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1908
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Photograph of the Australian Cricket team

Photograph of the Australian Cricket team

Nanette Ward collection
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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Aviation technical drawing titled

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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
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Pilot's Certificate and Licence from the Commonwealth of Australia Department of Defence

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Silver cigarette case engraved

Silver cigarette case engraved "Royal Aero Club Kings Cup 19...

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Cigarette cases
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1936
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Cigarette case

Cigarette case

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Adie Brothers Ltd
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1926
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Album of newspaper clippings, Miss Jean Batten's return from South America

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Black plastic wall telephone

Black plastic wall telephone

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1945
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Miniature First World War service medals belonging to Edgar Percival

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Randwick Freemasons 1921-1971

Randwick Freemasons 1921-1971

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Commemorative badges
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1921
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Trophy awarded to EW Percival For His Flight to Africa and Back in a Day, June 17 1935

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Africa
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1935
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Silver cigarette case engraved

Silver cigarette case engraved "Royal Aero Club Kings Cup 19...

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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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1938
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Navy cloth airmail bag, printed with 'Australia Sydney Air Mail'

Navy cloth airmail bag, printed with 'Australia Sydney Air M...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1929
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Technical drawings titled

Technical drawings titled "General Assembly of Fuselage".

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Album of Newspaper clippings, Kingsford Smith, 1933

Album of Newspaper clippings, Kingsford Smith, 1933

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Nib pen

Nib pen

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London, England
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1959
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Red metal pillar box with an arched top

Red metal pillar box with an arched top

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New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1912
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Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Neil Jensen collection
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Aeroplanes
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Gravesend, Kent, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1936
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Black metal desk telephone with a winding handle

Black metal desk telephone with a winding handle

Australia Post Historical collection
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Telephones
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United States of America
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Telephone and Radio Corporation
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1948
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Album of newspaper clippings, Kings Cup Air Race 1934

Album of newspaper clippings, Kings Cup Air Race 1934

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Instructional leaflet

Instructional leaflet "Display Kit 29 - Pre-Stamped Postcard...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1982
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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Narrow red cardboard box containing seven paper items

Narrow red cardboard box containing seven paper items

Australia Post Historical collection
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Display boxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Photocopy of article The Shape of Wings to Come, Pilot,  February 1985

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Journal articles
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Wooden cigarette box presented to Capt. E.W. Pervical by Gibraltar Airways Limited 21st October 1931

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Cigarette boxes
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Gibraltar
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1931
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Round clear glass inkwell with a recessed sunburst pattern on the underside

Round clear glass inkwell with a recessed sunburst pattern o...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Inkwells
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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Box for Postmaster's Display Kit No. 3

Box for Postmaster's Display Kit No. 3

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Certificate for Edgar Wikner Percival to the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 1960

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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Blue card holder with coat of arms

Blue card holder with coat of arms

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Album of Newspaper clippings

Album of Newspaper clippings

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1935
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The Percival Gull Ten Project, a multi purpose STOL aircraft, in a manilla folder

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Documents
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New South Wales Postal Service cylindrical red cast iron post box

New South Wales Postal Service cylindrical red cast iron pos...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs & Marr, Sydney
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1870
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Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
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Album of Newspaper clippings, Kingsford Smith 1933

Album of Newspaper clippings, Kingsford Smith 1933

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Poster captioned 'Remember her on Mother's Day. She remembers you. Post a card for May 13'

Poster captioned 'Remember her on Mother's Day. She remember...

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Poster titled 'Australian Post Office Stationery'

Poster titled 'Australian Post Office Stationery'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Instructional leaflet

Instructional leaflet "Display Kit 3 - Pre-stamped envelopes...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Colour display card illustrated with a kookaburra, titled, 'Pre-stamped envelopes. All they need is an address...'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Green, brown and yellow strip of cardboard with white tabs at each end representing a kookaburra's nest

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Specifications and correspondence for an E P 10-J aeroplane in a manilla folder.

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Three-view of G.A. of Aircraft

Three-view of G.A. of Aircraft

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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Poster titled 'School Project Sheet No.1, 'Communications : the telephone'

Poster titled 'School Project Sheet No.1, 'Communications : ...

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Lizard brand ink bottle

Lizard brand ink bottle

Australia Post Historical collection
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Ink bottles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joplin Manufacturing Co
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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people o...

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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Air speed indicator

Air speed indicator

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 1937

Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 19...

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Folkestone, Kent, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Glass jar containing crystalised yellow and orange coloured fragments of gum arabic

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Australia Post Historical collection
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magazine clipping titled Aeronautical Engineering...

magazine clipping titled Aeronautical Engineering...

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