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National Archives of Australia:

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Turning of first sod for construction of Parliament House by the Minister for Works and Railways, Percy Stewart, with a Keystone steam shovel driven by Joe Lea.

Date

1 January 1923

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Can only presume the first sod is somewhere underneath

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Robert Breen says:
March 31 2013

The date on Photo 2641 - Turning the first sod ... -should read "28 August 1923", I think.

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