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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desmond Koongotema
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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Looking to the lighthouse, Point Lonsdale, Vic

Looking to the lighthouse, Point Lonsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing ? Storm (country). Amoonguna.

Child's drawing ? Storm (country). Amoonguna.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Child's drawing Mulayarpa

Child's drawing Mulayarpa

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulayarpa
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Sword belt

Sword belt

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Sword belts
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Felicity Jimarin
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Song of Australia card issued to Mr Capelluti after his naturalisation from the Good Neighbour Council, 1962

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Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Cards
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1962
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Rugby league trading card of Anthony Mundine of the St George Dragons

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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Painting on card, in the style of a bark painting, depicting crocodile, by Liyawulumu

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Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Anney
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain with defence lawyers. John Phillips QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Blood Bank robbery

Blood Bank robbery

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Bent O'Connell and Raphael Streets, Sydney

Bent O'Connell and Raphael Streets, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and Farm Cove

Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and Farm Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Piece of German shrapnel removed from WOII Glover's right ankle after he was wounded in action at Ypres in 1917

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Shrapnel
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Ypres, Belgium
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Mr William R. Glover
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1917
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Coca Cola bottle

Coca Cola bottle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Children at an annual country horse race, 1905 to 1912

Children at an annual country horse race, 1905 to 1912

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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1905
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Abstract design by Lucy-Col.vii

Abstract design by Lucy-Col.vii

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pastel drawings
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjalara
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1954
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Royal prize packet bag

Royal prize packet bag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Paper bags
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Radio with handset, speaker, and antenna

Radio with handset, speaker, and antenna

Les Hiddins collection
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Radios
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Barrett Communications Pty Ltd
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1976
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Exercise book containing examples of multiplications

Exercise book containing examples of multiplications

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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1824
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Weapon - Spear - Yirrkala, 1948

Weapon - Spear - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Knives
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Leopold Steger's mathematics exercise book

Leopold Steger's mathematics exercise book

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Exercise books
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1938
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Five koalas

Five koalas

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Tablecloth and four serviettes

Tablecloth and four serviettes

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1930
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Tin ring

Tin ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Big River

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Big River

Illawarra Historical Society collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Big River, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Jemmy
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Poster captioned 'Speed delivery - use private box numbers on mail'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Blue painted metal bracket

Blue painted metal bracket

Geoff Gray collection
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Brackets
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The Bijou.

The Bijou.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1834
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SERIES 66. COAST SCENES SYDNEY. TAMARAMA BEACH.

SERIES 66. COAST SCENES SYDNEY. TAMARAMA BEACH.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tamarama Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kerry
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White voile-like rectangle decorated with white embroidered flowers and drawn threadwork

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Magdalena Bognar collection
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Textiles
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Mrs Magdalena Bognar
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Ring-barking trees for clearing

Ring-barking trees for clearing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Scoop

Scoop

ET Fealy collection
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Scoops
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearthrowers
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Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ursula McConnel collection
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Spearthrowers
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1880
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Black and white photograph of a crowd in front of an apartment block looking at something in the distance, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Sailing today, love George, Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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2nd storey Alterations Kingston, August 1966

2nd storey Alterations Kingston, August 1966

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1966
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Cartoon of Sir Henry Bolte, former Liberal Premier of Victoria

Cartoon of Sir Henry Bolte, former Liberal Premier of Victor...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Joh Operating TV Camera

Joh Operating TV Camera

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1987
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Souvenir Book of Coronation Pageantry

Souvenir Book of Coronation Pageantry

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative books
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1953
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Hession wall hanging from Ernabella - made by Yuminiya

Hession wall hanging from Ernabella - made by Yuminiya

Enid Bowden collection
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Wall hangings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yuminiya
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Harbour Bridge, Sydney N.S.W

Harbour Bridge, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boot hook

Boot hook

Colledge Family collection
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Boot hooks
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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REMEMBER THE DREAMTIME WHEN WE WEREN'T RUNNING THINGS?

REMEMBER THE DREAMTIME WHEN WE WEREN'T RUNNING THINGS?

Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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Romania, 20 April 1910

Romania, 20 April 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1910
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