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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986


Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

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Physical description

White canvas post bag with six plastic "D" rings attached to the top with short straps. The Australia Post logo is printed in black on one side above a map of Australia and "6.86 No.1".

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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