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Factory made rubber clothes peg

Factory made rubber clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Kodak Box Brownie folding camera case

Kodak Box Brownie folding camera case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Camera cases
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Australia
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For a nuclear free and independent Pacific

For a nuclear free and independent Pacific

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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South Pacific,
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Amalgamated Society of Engineers - diagramatic key to union emblem

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Instructional documents
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1852
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Rectangle metal frame

Rectangle metal frame

Ron Bell collection
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Components
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Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cymatiidae Argobuccinum Vexillum

Cymatiidae Argobuccinum Vexillum

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1917

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1917
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GPO Adelaide, SA

GPO 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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Letter from E M Travers to R Hope-Johnstone

Letter from E M Travers to R Hope-Johnstone

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1971
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M.V. Fair Sea Neptune's certificate

M.V. Fair Sea Neptune's certificate

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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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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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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General Motors Holden drawing, Body Trim Instruction Design K, Part No 7407267

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Holden Designs collection
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Design drawings
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GM Holden Ltd
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Pirti (winnowing dish) - 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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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with a book titled 'Thrown Out'

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Monsar Studio
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School report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from the Brinkworth Area School

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Lois Grosse collection
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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1951
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Anodised red aluminium ashtray set into an elephant seal skull

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Ashtrays
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1955
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The Golden Book of Crochet

The Golden Book of Crochet

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Instruction books
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1972
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jorna Raymond
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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GEORGE ST SYDNEY

GEORGE ST 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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Last Train from KATOOMBA

Last Train from KATOOMBA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1922
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Portrait photograph of Melanie Dames

Portrait photograph of Melanie Dames

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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SMA Welfare Council, Inter-Divisional Cricket Trophy, A J Daffy Memorial

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Trophies
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Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 22 December 1877

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1877
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Ornate silver centrepiece for a table

Ornate silver centrepiece for a table

Smith Family collection
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Centrepieces
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1866
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Child's drawing - My picture, we saw a film about the water running down on the mountain by Buddy Naranatjil, Mornington Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Buddy Naranatjil
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Shield -  Aurukun, QLD

Shield - Aurukun, QLD

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Shields
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Photographic postcard of Paramatta River at Drummoyne, NSW

Photographic postcard of Paramatta River at Drummoyne, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Quart pot base

Quart pot base

Anne Girard collection
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Pots
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A Simpson and Son
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Certificate for Edgar Wikner Percival to the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 1960

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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J.T. Tyldesley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Doolagah's Protect Respect t-shirt

Doolagah's Protect Respect t-shirt

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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T-shirts
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Doolagahs Indigenous Designs Pty Ltd
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Kooyoorn

Kooyoorn

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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The regression we had to have

The regression we had to have

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1996
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THE PARK WATSON'S BAY

THE PARK WATSON'S BAY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Road maps
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Malaysia
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Anzacs coming out of the line for a rest - Our Boys at the Front [no.3]

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian Army
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Bunte magazine - Franz Denk

Bunte magazine - Franz Denk

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Magazine clippings
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Patent for 'An Improved Pneumatic Tyre for Cycles and like Vehicles', 1897

Patent for 'An Improved Pneumatic Tyre for Cycles and like V...

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Patents
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Fred Daly with his arm around an unidentified woman

Fred Daly with his arm around an unidentified woman

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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In Memoriam card for Mary Ann Dunkin

In Memoriam card for Mary Ann Dunkin

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Mourning cards
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Pascalls butterscotch tin

Pascalls butterscotch tin

E Witt collection
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Tins
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Claremont, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Cadbury Schweppes Pty Ltd
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club - First Day, Thursday, 11th January, 1923

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Horts Chronology and Ancient History.

Horts Chronology and Ancient History.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1820
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden stamp

Wooden stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Child's drawing - 'Life in the cities' by unknown artist, Cleveland St, Sydney NSW

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cleveland St School
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The Windings of Sydney Harbour

The Windings of Sydney Harbour

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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'T' Type 'Come Along' handcuffs

'T' Type 'Come Along' handcuffs

Bob Marshall collection no. 1
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Handcuffs
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