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Poster titled 'Post early this Christmas'

1999.0013.0039.015

Poster titled 'Post early this Christmas'

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Physical description

Poster with blue, red and black printing on white paper with a picture of a red post box, a red van and scattered envelopes. The text reads "Post early this Christmas". "...M.G. 50/2" is printed on the lower left corner which is torn. "Spares" is written in blue pen on the reverse side.

Statement of significance

This collection consists of 87 items from the New South Wales historical section of Australia Post. The items range from furnishings that were used for the opening of the Sydney GPO in 1874 to telephones, signs, posters, and postal boxes. The material covers a period of over one hundred years of postal service in Australia.

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