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Here is their spirit [...] Australian War Memorial
Bib ID 7421844
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, text, sheet]
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Description [Canberra] : [Australian War Memorial], 1991 
©1991 
1 poster : photomechanical print ; 59.1 x 41.7 cm 
Series

War posters. Australian World War II posters.

Summary

Poster features the words of C.E. W. Bean, the Australian World War 1 war correspondent and historian, in white lettering on a dark blue background. "Here is their spirit, in the heart of the land they loved; and here we guard the record which they themselves made."

Biography/History

"Charles Bean conceived the idea of an Australian war memorial and museum during the darkest days on the Western Front. In 1948 he summed up the Memorial’s mission and purpose with words that have since become famous..."--from the Australian War Memorial website, viewed 18 July 2017, https://www.awm.gov.au/about/our-work/projects/centenary-logo

Notes

Caption title.

Poster issued by the Australian War Memorial to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Second World War.

Subjects Australian War Memorial -- Posters.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Form/genre Posters.  |  Photomechanical prints.
Other authors/contributors Bean, C. E. W. (Charles Edwin Woodrow), 1879-1968
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