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Australia Post – Post Office Film (1942)

This is a mute, black-and-white film record of the dismantling of the Sydney GPO clock tower to relocate communications equipment during the Second World War.

Length: 17 minutes 14 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Featured in the Australia Post collection

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National Archives of Australia

NAA title number: C4189, 1367451