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Scabbard made of wood with a green lacquered leather cover

Scabbard made of wood with a green lacquered leather cover

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scabbards
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Portrait photograph of Lara Thoms

Portrait photograph of Lara Thoms

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Jindabyne Project

Jindabyne Project

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Pamphlets
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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The Australian Eleven

The Australian Eleven

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Valentines Series - Caddy Plays the Game

Valentines Series - Caddy Plays the Game

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pleasanton Hotel, Honolulu TH

Pleasanton Hotel, Honolulu TH

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Model club

Model club

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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Asymmetrical wooden club with one end pointed and the other end gradually extending to a tapered tubular head

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JW Lindo collection
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Clubs
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J W. Lindo
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Woman writing letter by holding pen with her toes

Woman writing letter by holding pen with her toes

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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1913
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York Street Sydney

York Street Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Letter addressed to Florence Faithfull

Letter addressed to Florence Faithfull

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Menu for the Australian Women's Cricket Council Jubilee Dinner, 1935-85, Melbourne Cricket Ground, 30 January 1985

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Menus
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Women's Cricket Council
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1985
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Ceremonial reptile wooden carving, Elcho Island, Northern Territory

Ceremonial reptile wooden carving, Elcho Island, Northern Te...

JC Le Souef collection
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Wood carvings
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Galiwin'ku (Elcho Island), Northern Territory, Australia
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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Angilyiya Tjapiti Mitchelll and Sokaway Paula Lyons, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Angilyiya T. Mitchell
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2015
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Sticker 'Whaling is murder'

Sticker 'Whaling is murder'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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The Farm of Swanston

The Farm of Swanston

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Print - A Frost / we are all the warmer for running on whilst they changed

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Waiting for matinee, Criterion theatre, Sydney

Waiting for matinee, Criterion theatre, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Springwood, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2008
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Bathurst City Croquet Club

Bathurst City Croquet Club

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Child's drawing by Kevin West-Dantin titled:

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kevin West Dantin
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Kanyilpa (wooden container), painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1978

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Containers
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1978
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Photograph of a group of males including Gough Whitlam and Fred Daly

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Edward G. Whitlam
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1975
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Industrial Arbitration Act, 1912...Breadcarters (Northumberland) Award, 12 October 1934

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ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Certificate awarded to E Thompson from the Royal Canberra Golf Club Associates

Certificate awarded to E Thompson from the Royal Canberra Go...

Thompson Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kangaroos hopping

Kangaroos hopping

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Four letters relating to the peace work of Mr Cyril Gare

Four letters relating to the peace work of Mr Cyril Gare

Elsie Gare collection no. 2
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Letters
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Black and white photograph - Mission school

Black and white photograph - Mission school

Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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The last lead home

The last lead home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Regal Post Card Co's Series
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1907
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Man o' war steps Sydney

Man o' war steps 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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Ocean

Ocean

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nemarluk
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a kangaroo

Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Manmoyih, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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Embroidered pocket from Australian Women's Cricket Team blazer worn by Ruby Lee, 1934-1935, sewn onto green woollen jacket

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Ruby Lee collection
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Jackets
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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The Bakers' Union Gazette, March 1966

The Bakers' Union Gazette, March 1966

ET Fealy collection
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Magazines
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Highway map Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide

Highway map Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Road maps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Flying Dutchmen

Flying Dutchmen

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Books
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Mr Frank Clune
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1953
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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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'Remembrance' bra decorated by Makayla Palm

'Remembrance' bra decorated by Makayla Palm

Many Threads collection
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Artworks
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Makayla Palm
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2014
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The Promenade, Cronulla, New South Wales

The Promenade, Cronulla, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hatchet

Hatchet

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Grenfell Street, Adelaide, SA

Grenfell Street, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathew Tipiloura
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Wine bottle commemorating an historic river boat race between PS Enterprise and PS Etona at Echuca in 1974

Wine bottle commemorating an historic river boat race betwee...

Herbert Beal collection
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Wine bottles
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South Australia, Australia
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Angove's Pty Ltd
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1974
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Marriage Royal

Marriage Royal

Margot Child collection
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Magazines
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Mrs Margot Child
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1981
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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Convict love token from George Robotham, 1827

Convict love token from George Robotham, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, November 16th 1864

Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, November 16th 1...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1864
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Xanthosia tridentata

Xanthosia tridentata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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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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James N. Blowhard
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Stone tool

Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Convict love token from George West, 1840

Convict love token from George West, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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The Miracle of the Vistula

The Miracle of the Vistula

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Newspaper clippings
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News Weekly
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1950
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Letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 9 December 1875

Letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 9 December 1875

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1875
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Photograph of Cowey family outside house, 'Weardale', 1894

Photograph of Cowey family outside house, 'Weardale', 1894

Robert Orlando Cowey collection
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Sepia photographs
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Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, Australia
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1894
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The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleasure of the company of...to meet the visiting South African Footballers, 1937

The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleas...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Certificate awarded at the Inverelle P & A Association, 1973 for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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