Sydney Low

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First name: Sydney

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Last name: Low

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Autograph letter signed from Sidney Low to Benjamin from London 11 October, enclosing couplets on 'Ten little aliens' written during the first World War, ca. 1914-1918

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Military parade, Macquarie Street, Sydney
A birthday treat(y) signals a short-lived period of world peace

Being an ardent pacifist I was delighted to discover that the Treaty of Versailles was signed on 28 June – my birthday!  An examination of the souvenir programme, Victory Celebrations (Signing of Peace), revealed a route  that was to pass in front of the original Mitchell Library.  Further searching of the Library’s collections revealed this magnificent photo of the event.

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