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Bark painting divided into two panels by a band of white lines with circle in centre

Bark painting divided into two panels by a band of white lin...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Rubie
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1965
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Waist ornament

Waist ornament

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Waistbands
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Uraputawai
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1965
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World Paracycling Championship gold medal won by paracyclist Sue Powell in Italy in 2009

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Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Sports medals
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Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Australian Women's Weekly 25 May 1960

The Australian Women's Weekly 25 May 1960

Marion Butcher collection
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Magazines
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Westminster Abbey, London, Great Britain
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Princess Margaret
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1960
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Bolara Maneroo

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Bolara Maneroo

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Bolara, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Hinchley Family collection
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Evening capes
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Schultz Tannery
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1940
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Tankard engraved Manx Air Races, Fastest Time 1936, Won by E.W. Percival

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Trophies
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Isle of Man
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1936
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' 75th Aniversary, 1985

Poster for 'International Women's Day' 75th Aniversary, 1985

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Koala

Koala

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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1965
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting explorers Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1813
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Bunch of prison keys and tags

Bunch of prison keys and tags

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Four pronged fork with twisted wire handle

Four pronged fork with twisted wire handle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Forks
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Maltese cross pendant

Maltese cross pendant

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Pendants
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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Print titled 'The Nomad', by Kevin Gilbert, 1990

Print titled 'The Nomad', by Kevin Gilbert, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1990
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Liveryman Guild,  Air Pilots and Air Navigators

Liveryman Guild, Air Pilots and Air Navigators

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Commemorative badges
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London, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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His Master's Voice gramophone needle tin

His Master's Voice gramophone needle tin

Reverend JW Schomberg collection
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Tins
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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His Master's Voice
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Medicine tin

Medicine tin

Muriel Kelly collection
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Medical packaging
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Spanner

Spanner

Ron Bell collection
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Wrenches
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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Toy truck

Toy truck

Claire Smith collection
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Toys
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Tie clip featuring a picture of a horse's head

Tie clip featuring a picture of a horse's head

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Tiepins
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Japanese character type pieces

Japanese character type pieces

John and Sonoko de Boer collection
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Type pieces
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Convict love token from I.W.B., 1832

Convict love token from I.W.B., 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wooden spring peg

Wooden spring peg

Liz Bollingmoore collection
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Clothes pegs
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Liz Bollingmoore
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Metal teaspoon

Metal teaspoon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Teaspoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Miniature medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly standing on a box looking over the Wall with binoculars, 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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Handmade willow clothes peg.

Handmade willow clothes peg.

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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Cobram A & P Association 1900 'Best Cow'

Cobram A & P Association 1900 'Best Cow'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1900
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Portable Geiger Counter and Ratemeter

Portable Geiger Counter and Ratemeter

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Eleven associated Royal Agricultural Society N.S.W. Lady's, Lady Member, and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1959
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Merit medallion NEWCASTLE (N.S.W.) SHOW, 1928, Ladies Driving Competition, MISS EMILY ROACH

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Colledge Family collection
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Medallions
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1928
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Record player needle

Record player needle

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Styluses
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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One penny coin produced in 1936 for the Territory of New Guinea

One penny coin produced in 1936 for the Territory of New Gui...

TE Hanley collection no. 3
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Penny coins
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1936
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Holden Calais 2017 V-series sedan

Holden Calais 2017 V-series sedan

Holden Calais collection
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Motor cars
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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GM Holden Ltd
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2017
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Metal tool with tapered tip

Metal tool with tapered tip

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Metal container and knife

Metal container and knife

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Container components
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Uluru

Uluru

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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1954
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Poster -

Poster - "The Story of the Forwards/Backwards Land"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Independence for Australia

Independence for Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Shirt with Hungarian Scout Association Insignia

Shirt with Hungarian Scout Association Insignia

Dr Stephen Jani collection
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Shirts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Christie's
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1950
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Radweltcup St. Johann in Tirol Masters Cycling Classic commemorative trophy won by Jim Coyle

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Jim Coyle collection
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Trophies
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James L. Coyle
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Metal timekeeping token, 24

Metal timekeeping token, 24

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Tokens
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Westchester Onslow Avenue Elizabeth Bay NSW

Westchester Onslow Avenue Elizabeth Bay NSW

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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Poster -

Poster - "Hiroshima Never Again"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Central Cumberland League Bicycle Club 1918 Champion medal

Central Cumberland League Bicycle Club 1918 Champion medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Mr Ken Ross
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1918
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Lions' letter opener

Lions' letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Paperknives
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The Victorian Naturalist

The Victorian Naturalist

Jean Galbraith collection
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Journals
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Stockyard, Windmill, Water tank and 7 Cattle 1999

Stockyard, Windmill, Water tank and 7 Cattle 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Wallace
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1999
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By-Laws Portland Lodge of Victoria

By-Laws Portland Lodge of Victoria