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King George's Sound

King George's Sound

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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J Carr
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1873
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Single-furrow horse-drawn plough used by experimental wheat breeder William Farrer

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Barbara Tong collection
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Lambrigg Station, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1880
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

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Department of Defence collection
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

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Natives of Carpentaria

Natives of Carpentaria

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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T Baines
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1873
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Circular cotton doily with a 'Hairpin Work' lace fringe, made in Orbost, Victoria, in the late 1800s

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Helena E. Roadknight
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1870
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Cartoon of the parallels between the coal industry of 1892 and the hospitality industry of 1992

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Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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The Gwalior Plains

The Gwalior Plains

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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J Carr
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

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London, England
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories in a wooden case

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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 with accessories in a wooden case

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Saw-setting tool

Saw-setting tool

Phillip Porta collection
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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1981
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

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Thompson Family collection
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Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1873
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Harvest of Endurance: A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Letter printed on yellow paper, titled '1984-A Year to Remember'

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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1984
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Native Encampment

Native Encampment

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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John S. Prout
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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Paddle-steamers
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Beverley, Yorkshire, England
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Beverley Iron Coy Limited
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1877
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Shifting spanner

Shifting spanner

Phillip Porta collection
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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First day cover celebrating the centennary of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Thursday Island

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts Sydney in 1988, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fastening pin for latch on chronometer

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John Poole
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Brass fastening pin for latch

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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer 3617 in a wooden cas...

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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853 in a wooden case

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Australian Aboriginals fishing

Australian Aboriginals fishing

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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James C. Armytage
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450 Years of Byelorussian Printing 1517-1967

Mikola Skabiej collection
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1967
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Brass fastening latch

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Brass fastening pin for chronometer

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Parkinson & Frodsham
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Latch for chronometer

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John Rodgers
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White curtain with a blue and gold logo in the centre and 'A...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Print - 1517-1967. 450 Years of Byelorussian Printing

Mikola Skabiej collection
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Case key

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Fastening pin for latch

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John Rodgers
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Bow McLachlan Beam Engine No 960, used at the North Eton Sug...

Messrs FE, MW & SU Baldwin collection
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Paisley, Scotland
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695 in a wooden case

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Small fleece of superfine wool from Macarthur Merino Flock, ...

Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Cleaning rod

Vincent Best collection
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WW Greener & Co
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 in a wooden case

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Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109 in a wooden case

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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Eucalypt messmate food cupboard

Eucalypt messmate food cupboard

Toby and Juliana Hooper collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in a wooden ca...

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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659 in a wooden case

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Willans & Robinson tandem compound twin-cylinder engine No 2347, sent to Western Australia in 1896

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Messrs FE, MW & SU Baldwin collection
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Thames Ditton, Surrey, England
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White cotton margala bedspread

Dorothy Whittem collection
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Mrs Susan J. Haslett
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Tom Thumb's Lagoon, New South Wales -

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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John S. Prout
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in a wooden case

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Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Celebrations medallion

Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Celebrations medallion

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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