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Green, brown and yellow strip of cardboard with white tabs at each end representing a kookaburra's nest

1999.0013.0040.006

Green, brown and yellow strip of cardboard with white tabs at each end representing a kookaburra's nest

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Physical description

Green, brown and yellow strip of cardboard with white tabs at each end representing a kookaburra's nest.

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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