Grace Bros mannequin parade, Sydney, November 1936 / Sam Hood

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    Pixel Wrangler

    • 30/Apr/2009 01:00:28

    Should the detailed information link, above, be changed to this?

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    State Library of NSW

    • 30/Apr/2009 01:08:06

    Thanks, Pixel Wrangler! Corrected.

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    tidy taste

    • 08/May/2009 10:07:28


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    cheerful wheel

    • 10/May/2009 13:01:02

    I am the administrator and will send you an invitation / Invitación The photo is very very beautiful :-)))) Besuch uns einfach, wir freuen uns um jeden Zuwachs. Visit us, we look forward to any growth.

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    • 14/May/2009 08:28:18

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called The best moment., and we'd love to have this added to the group! Muy buena imagen

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    • 14/May/2009 08:28:28

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Smile (sonrisa), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    Lloyd N Phillips (formerly Green Lantern2008)

    • 04/Jun/2009 06:35:52

    Are You Being Served? Young Mr. Grace

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    State Library of NSW

    • 04/Jun/2009 06:45:11

    Sydney really did have a department store named Grace Bros!

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    • 16/Jun/2009 15:04:38

    Nice group photo

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    G. M des P

    • 29/Jun/2010 12:36:29

    Bonjour, je suis un administrateur du groupe 30's "ART DECO period", et nous aimerions beaucoup que vous ajoutiez votre photo à notre groupe.

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    • 01/Aug/2010 08:29:32

    I really appreciate the State Library of NSW posting these great photos for sharing. I've used this one on my page on 1930s dresses. Decolish, 1930s Dress Design

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    • 11/Feb/2014 23:17:51

    Great photo. I love how luxurious the garments look!