Envelope: First Aerial Post Great Britain to Australia 1919
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|Title||Envelope: First Aerial Post Great Britain to Australia 1919|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Measurement||Overall: 10.3 x 13.3 cm|
|Copying provision||Copying permitted subject to physical condition|
Envelope addressed the the Director Commonwealth War Museum ( Australian War Memorial). A commemorative label is attached, celebrating the first air mail between Great Britain and Australia. The label has been cancelled with a cachet 'First Aerial Mail - Great Briatin to Australia - Received 26 February 1920'.It also has a cachet reading 'Per Vickers "Vimy" Aeroplane to Australia' which Keith Smith applied to some items of mail.