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Australia's favourite stamps : Australia Post 200 years
Bib ID 6422908
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Description [Melbourne] : Australia Post, 2009 
©2009 
1 poster : colour ; 84 x 60 cm 
Summary

Advertisement for Australia Post's "Australia's favourite stamps" issue released June 2009 as part of Australia Post's 200th anniversary. Title appears in white text on a red representation of a stamp in the top left corner, with stamps and related items released in the issue below, all set against a grey background comprised of postmarks, stamps and handwritten letters. Stamps in the issue include: picture of a kangaroo on a map of Australia; image of Sydney Harbour Bridge; "Australia peace 1945" written in front of a star surrounded by olive brances; portrait of an Aboriginal Australian man; a kookaburra. Below the stamps are related items, including a reproduction of a convict letter and a postcard with inset commemorative coin showing a man in a rural setting checking his post box, with a dog in the back of a ute nearby. At foot of page in red rectangle: www.austpost.com.au/stamps; Celebrating 200 years Australia Post.

Notes

Caption title.

Small section of top right corner has been torn off.

Subjects Australia Post -- Posters.  |  Postage stamps -- Australia -- Posters.  |  History on postage stamps -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- On postage stamps -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australia Post, issuing body
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