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Ceremony of the opening of the Commonwealth Parliament

Page(s): 1  
Title: Ceremony of the opening of the Commonwealth Parliament
Date: 1901
Notes: The ceremony was held in Melbourne's exhibition building. The site of the national capital was decided in 1909 and Parliament House opened in Canberra on 9 May 1927.
Keywords: Federation, Parliament
Record creator: Australian News and Information Bureau, Canberra
Reference: A6180, 4/3/77/5

Ceremony of the opening of the Commonwealth Parliament


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