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Australia postage stamp

1949 Australian Stamp - Arms of the Commonwealth. “ 1949 Australian Stamp - Arms of the Commonwealth of Australia by alexjacque ”

War chest day / WWI enlistment poster from the collection of the State Library of NSW. To order an archival print of this image call the Library Shop on 61 2 9273 1611 quoting order number a8559001

War chest day / WWI enlistment poster from the collection of the State Library of NSW. To order an archival print of this image call the Library Shop on 61 2 9273 1611 quoting order number

Australia's 1951 Federation Jubilee Florin

1951 In A Spirit Of Expansive, Nationalist Optimism

Australian banner for the great suffrage march in London in June 1908. The Commonwealth of Australia was represented by a banner – painted rather than sewn – that had been designed by Dora Meeson Coates.  It bears the message ‘Trust the Women, Mother, As I Have Done," referring to the fact that Australia had granted women the vote 6 years preciously, in 1902.

'Trust the Women Mother As I Have Done' Women's Suffrage Banner by Dora Meeson Coates, Parliament House Art Collection.

Anniversary of the Adoption of the Aussie Flag

An announcement of the adoption of the Australian-designed Australian Flag by Australian authority in 1901

One shilling Australia, 1920

One shilling Australia, 1920

1936 _ Australian Olympic team uniform for the 1936 Olympic Games.

1936 _ Australian Olympic team uniform for the 1936 Olympic Games.

Parliament House Canberra | The Coat of Arms and Flag behind

Parliament House Canberra | The Coat of Arms and Flag behind

The Advance Australia Arms of 1908

The Advance Australia Arms of 1908

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