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75th Anniversary of the arrival of the US Fleet in Sydney

1986.0117.4000

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W 87mm x H 139mm

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A postcard featuring a colour image of a man dressed in an American flag themed outfit holding hands with a kangaroo. Along the top of the image are Australian and American flags and a fleet of ships. Printed text on the postcard reads "Issued by the / NEW SOUTH WALES / POST CARD / COLLECTORS SOCIETY / to commemorate the / 75th ANNIVERSARY / of the U.S. FLEET / in Sydney on / August 20th, 1908." Printed text on the back reads "The NSW Post Card Collectors' Society / P.O. Box 58, Paddington NSW 2010."

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