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Picture relating to Queensland - titled 'Queensland Jubilee 1859-1909 postcard including the allegorical figure of Britannia? and the outline of Queensland's coast'
Picture relating to Queensland - titled 'Queensland Jubilee 1859-1909 postcard including the allegorical figure of Britannia?, Governor Bowen and Lord Chelmsford'
Picture relating to Queensland - titled 'Queensland Jubilee 1859-1909 postcard.'

Queensland Jubilee 1859-1909 postcard including the allegorical figure of Britannia? and the outline of Queensland's coast

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1859
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Queensland Jubilee 1859-1909 postcard including the allegorical figure of Britannia? and the outline of Queensland's coast. Represented is tropical fruit, flora, wool and stock and the state badge (the imperial crown superimposed on a Maltese cross). A poem is also included: Queensland's an apt and happy name/As mortal wisdom well could frame!/Pre-eminent to-day she stands/A land of queens; a queen of lands! Postcard is number 104 in the Curlew Series.

This picture is also part of the Bonzle Post (open in new window) photo collection.