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Don Bradman posing with his "Don Bradman" Sykes brand bat

Date 1932 PD in Australia in 1982 under Australian law. US law recognises things that became PD-Australia before 1996, ie those taken before 1946.
  • Bradman did not tour England etc in 1932, so we know this picture was taken in Australia
Source State Library of New South Wales (Digital Order No.: a128358)
Author Unknown
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Public domain This image is of Australian origin and is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired. According to the Australian Copyright Council (ACC), ACC Information Sheet G023v16 (Duration of copyright) (Feb 2012).
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  1. Hutchins, Brett (2002) Don Bradman: Challenging the Myth, Australia: Cambridge University Press, pp. p. 120 Retrieved on 24 February 2009. ISBN: 0521823846.
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