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Issue Details: First known date: 2011... 2011 Poet Seeks to Turn Leaf on Enigma of Dame Mary's Tree
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  • A column on the search for a commemorative poplar tree in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. The tree was grown from a cutting from the original poplar planted by Dame Mary Gilmore's father on his property at Crookwell, New South Wales, to commemorate the birth of his daughter. The cutting was presented to a representative of the then Department of Interior to commemorate the 91st birthday of Dame Mary in 1956.

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    y separately published work icon The Canberra Times 16 February 2011 Z1760680 2011 newspaper issue 2011 pg. 6
    Note: port. (Laurie McDonald)
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  • Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,
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