Photograph 7450187
Workers from 32 countries are putting the finishing touches to the tallest building in the Southern Hemisphere and Australia's first real skyscraper. It is the New 383 ft. high A.M.B. Building at Circular Quay, Sydney. Of 700 workers on the project, 500 have settled in Australia since the war. A representative from Scotland on the all-nations project is John Edmonds, 38. John has been in Australia for a year but still finds it hard to make his brogue understood. In Scotland John lived at 23 Donaldson Avenue, Steventon with his wife, Anne Helen. They now have a flat at 12 Kensington Rd, Summer Hill. John thinks Australia's a great country, with summer twelve months of the year

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A12111, 1/1961/16/12
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