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Colour display card illustrated with a kookaburra, titled, 'Pre-stamped envelopes. All they need is an address...'

1999.0013.0040.005

Colour display card illustrated with a kookaburra, titled, 'Pre-stamped envelopes. All they need is an address...'

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Physical description

Colour display card with an orange background and a brown and white drawing of a kookaburra. The text reads "Pre-stamped envelopes. / All they need is an address...". The card has an attached stand folded against the back.

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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