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Australia Post colour poster titled "Send your love home S.A.L."

1999.0013.0040.004

Australia Post colour poster titled "Send your love home S.A.L."

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Physical description

Colour poster titled "Send your love home S.A.L.", with a drawing of two women and a man standing, one woman lifts a toy koala out of an opened package. A white, blue and green box printed in the lower right corner illustrates a "Surface Air Lifted" Australia Post label.

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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