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Yours Faithfully

Young boy in red shirt typing at light blue typewriter in MoAD’s Yours Faithfully exhibition space
Boy thinking at typewriter in front of red and white world map showing visitor’s travel stories
Girl smiling typing on a pink typewriter
Three children at a wooden table writing letters by hand and on a typewriter
Two children and a man typing on typewriters at a wooden table
Boy carefully typing at an olive green typewriter
Boy concentrating while typing at a dark green typewriter
A green typewriter ready to use at a wooden table with three children writing letters
Boy placing envelope into a wooden pigeon hole at Old Parliament House
Exhibition panel: “We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospection” Anais Nin 1954
Young boy in red shirt typing at light blue typewriter in MoAD’s Yours Faithfully exhibition space
Boy thinking at typewriter in front of red and white world map showing visitor’s travel stories
Girl smiling typing on a pink typewriter
Three children at a wooden table writing letters by hand and on a typewriter
Two children and a man typing on typewriters at a wooden table

Overview

Yours Faithfully is an interactive exhibition that invites you to rediscover the art of letter writing.

In Yours Faithfully, you can use the Museum of Australian Democracy (MoAD) AT Old Parliament House's range of tools and supplies including beautifully restored typewriters and writing supplies to express your inner thoughts.

Whatever the subject and whoever the recipient, you can pop your letter in the post box located in the exhibition and MoAD will cover the postage.

In an age of pithy one liners, text messages and FaceTime, rediscover letter writing at MoAD.

Dates

3 May 2022 – 30 Jun 2025
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