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Jubilee Celebrations
Title : Jubilee Celebrations Jubilee Celebrations
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Creator : Advertiser Newspapers Ltd., photographer
Place Of Creation : Adelaide
Date of creation : 1951
Format : Photograph
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Teenagers in Polish national costume taking part in the Commonwealth Jubilee Celebrations as 'New Australians' in a parade down King William Street.

The Commonwealth Government in cooperation with the various State governments initiated the Jubilee Celebrations in 1951 to celebrate 50 years since the Commonwealth of Australia was proclaimed on 1 January 1901. Celebrations in Adelaide included a cavalcade through the streets, with various floats representing different cultural and regional groups.

Coverage year : 1951
Period : 1946-1979
Place : Adelaide
Region : Adelaide city
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