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Smokey says: "Don't light fires on hot, windy days." : prevent bush fires : "Report fires and never leave a fire until it is thoroughly extinguished" says Smokey / issued by the New South Wales Bush Fire Committee
Bib ID 6333798
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
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Description [Sydney] : N.S.W. Bush Fires Committee, [between 1950 and 1959] 
1 poster : colour ; 75 x 51 cm 
Summary

Two artworks on one poster. The upper one features a koala in a fire-fighter's uniform warning a man about to light a fire with a match on a windy day. In the lower one, the koala in the fire-fighter's uniform is making a phone call while other men fight a bushfire. Words on the koala's helmet read: Prevent bush fires.

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Caption title.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects New South Wales. Bush Fire Committee -- Posters.  |  Fires -- New South Wales -- Prevention and control -- Posters.  |  Fire Prevention -- New South Wales -- Posters.  |  Forest fires -- New South Wales -- Prevention and control -- Posters.  |  Wildfires -- New South Wales -- Prevention and control -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors New South Wales. Bush Fire Committee, issuing body
Also Titled

Prevent bush fires!


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