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Plastic tube

Plastic tube

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Container

Container

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Roy Barker
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1992
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Ceramic brown glazed stoneware vessel

Ceramic brown glazed stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Common Brown Butterfly, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 6 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Hessian sugarbag

Hessian sugarbag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonial Sugar Refining Co. Ltd
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr F A. Pallin
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1930
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Bull kelp container, made by Nannette Shaw

Bull kelp container, made by Nannette Shaw

Tayenebe collection
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Ms Nannette Shaw
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Bull kelp, river reed and tee-tree container, made by Ila Purdon

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Tayenebe collection
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Mrs Ila Purdon
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Concave, oval wooden container

Concave, oval wooden container

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 28/07/1975 collection
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Cut-throat razor

Cut-throat razor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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W Jno Baker Ltd
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Stereoscopic view card depicting an Emperor Gum Caterpillar, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 7 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Cutlery set wrapped in cloth

Cutlery set wrapped in cloth

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Miniature wooden container with incised decoration

Miniature wooden container with incised decoration

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Blue plastic bowl covered in white pigment

Blue plastic bowl covered in white pigment

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Rectangular corroded black metal nail and screw tidy

Rectangular corroded black metal nail and screw tidy

John Handfield collection
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Terracotta bowl with glazed sgaffito decoration by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Two pieces of cloth wrapped around an aluminium soap box with lid

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cloths
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Dog's leather shoe

Dog's leather shoe

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1925
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.22 revolver with a black handle and leather holster associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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Frying pan

Frying pan

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Pair of canvas and leather naval gaiters

Pair of canvas and leather naval gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Decorated bark container

Decorated bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Oval concave wooden container with pointed ends

Oval concave wooden container with pointed ends

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Blue Tiger Butterfly, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 3 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1922
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Toy dagger hand carved from wood

Toy dagger hand carved from wood

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Toy weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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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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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Plague Locust, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 4 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Streetscene in Singapore, from a 1965 Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 10 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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1965
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Palm leaf container

Palm leaf container

Dr La Mont West collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Container made from a sheet of metal

Container made from a sheet of metal

University of Sydney collection
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1957
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Clear plastic cylindrical screw top container

Clear plastic cylindrical screw top container

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Storage system composed of a group of five tobacco tins with lids attached to a length of wood

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E Burke and M Everitt collection
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Burl used to hold ochre

Burl used to hold ochre

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Soldier Crab, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 13 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Bark container

Bark container

Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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Cotton bag

Cotton bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Enamel plate

Enamel plate

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Silver Banksia, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 2 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Bark container

Bark container

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Bunjuck
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1982
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Bull kelp and river reed container made by Verna Nichols

Bull kelp and river reed container made by Verna Nichols

Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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'Romanslide' brand manually-operated projector for slides or film strips

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sanyo
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1950
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Clothes peg container, for attachment to the upright post of a Hill's-typre rotary clothes hoist

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Rosemary Huff-Johnston collection
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Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1959
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Baby's pram pannier associated with Milo Dunphy

Baby's pram pannier associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1930
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Shallow, wooden container

Shallow, wooden container

Brian Hayden collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Billy cans and bag

Billy cans and bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1925
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Stereoscopic view cards collected from Weet-Bix cereal packets and Lipton Tea packets

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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