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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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1931
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Specimens
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New South Wales, Australia
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1969
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Cartoon depicting a man and woman seated in mid-air as if they were driving in a car

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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National Park N.S.W. - Bonnington's Irish Moss...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower from Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, 1900

Spearthrower from Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, 1900

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, Australia
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1900
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Ryan St, Galong - With Best Wishes

Ryan St, Galong - With Best Wishes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Hazel Smith
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1908
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Club from Coopers Creek. South Queensland

Club from Coopers Creek. South Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Coopers Creek, Queensland, Australia
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New South Wales Postal Service cylindrical red cast iron post box

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs & Marr, Sydney
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1870
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Shield, desert area of Western Australia, 1915

Shield, desert area of Western Australia, 1915

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Western Australia, Australia
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1915
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Ilma Pidgeon (Brewer) leading excursion to Burning Palms, Sth Coast

Ilma Pidgeon (Brewer) leading excursion to Burning Palms, St...

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Boomerang used by 'King Boney', Woolgoolga, north coast New South Wales

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Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Woolgoolga, New South Wales, Australia
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Billy Boney
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Nelson
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Thirteen associated Royal Agricultural Society N.S.W. Lady's and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1947
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Boab nut incised with animal motifs from Western Australia

Boab nut incised with animal motifs from Western Australia

Edmund Milne collection
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Nut carvings
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Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Convict-made brick with an 'O' stamped in the centre of one face

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David Westcott collection no. 4
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Convict bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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John Onus
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1833
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Comb from Vanuatu

Comb from Vanuatu

Edmund Milne collection
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Combs
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Vanuatu, Oceania
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View of a house and garden

View of a house and garden

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Sixteen associated Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Lady's and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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QSL card for VK2CI

QSL card for VK2CI

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Teapot with lid

Teapot with lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Teapots
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Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Glass bowl

Glass bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1912
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
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1898
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Scotland For Ever

Scotland For Ever

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Scotland
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Brick fragments and mortar samples

Brick fragments and mortar samples

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1843
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Adze

Adze

Edmund Milne collection
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Camera tripod with telescopic legs

Camera tripod with telescopic legs

Harold Stevens collection
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Camera tripods
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1911
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Wooden club, made by Budd Billy, Jervis Bay, New South Wales

Wooden club, made by Budd Billy, Jervis Bay, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Club made by 'Cabbage', from lower Darling River area, New South Wales, 1912

Club made by 'Cabbage', from lower Darling River area, New S...

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Cabbage
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1912
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Boomerang from Bogan River, New South Wales, 1870

Boomerang from Bogan River, New South Wales, 1870

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Miss Australia NSW State title holder's tiara

Miss Australia NSW State title holder's tiara

Spastic Centre collection
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Tiaras
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New South Wales, Australia
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The Spastic Centre of NSW
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Cartoon titled 'When I'm Sixty Four'.

Cartoon titled 'When I'm Sixty Four'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Paul Newman
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2001
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Smoking out the Opossum

Smoking out the Opossum

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Franca Arena 1999

Franca Arena 1999

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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1999
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Ilma Pidgeon in sclerophyll forest, 1936

Ilma Pidgeon in sclerophyll forest, 1936

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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1936
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Christmas card for 1966, produced by Al Grassby and his family

Christmas card for 1966, produced by Al Grassby and his fami...

Al Grassby collection
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Christmas cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1966
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Pamphlet titled 'The Old Red Gum Tree', marking the celebration of the separation of the colony of Victoria from New South Wales

Pamphlet titled 'The Old Red Gum Tree', marking the celebrat...

Australian War Memorial collection
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Pamphlets
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Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1951
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Wooden digging stick made by Jack Shepherd, 1913

Wooden digging stick made by Jack Shepherd, 1913

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Central Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1913
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Spearthrower from Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, 1895

Spearthrower from Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, 1895

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1895
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Necklet from Fiji

Necklet from Fiji

Edmund Milne collection
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Neckpieces
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Fiji
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Parrying shield, Murrumbidgee River area, New South Wales, 1895

Parrying shield, Murrumbidgee River area, New South Wales, 1...

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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1895
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National Park, NSW

National Park, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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I think I've just been kissed

I think I've just been kissed

Richard Kemp collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Richard 'Rik' Kemp
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1986
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Four page pamphlet entitled SANA Information 1 - The Militarization of Space

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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Pamphlets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1983
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"Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising signs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
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1913
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Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1820
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Spearthrower from Cape York Peninsula, Queensland

Spearthrower from Cape York Peninsula, Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association. Country Week 1935-36

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Macks Southwell collection
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Programs
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New South Wales, Australia
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1935
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Boomerang from Darling River, New South Wales

Boomerang from Darling River, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Club from Vanuatu