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Brickey, retired drover, Kurrabooma. August, 1952

Brickey, retired drover, Kurrabooma. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Cores
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearheads
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Sample of honey ants

Sample of honey ants

Stan Mitchell collection
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Human hair string sample

Human hair string sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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String
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Nose bone

Nose bone

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Bifacially flaked stone axe

Bifacially flaked stone axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Message sticks
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Adze

Adze

Stan Mitchell collection
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Adzes
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Stone pointed drill blade, with use wear evident on the working edge

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Drills
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Not provided
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1963
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Hatchet

Hatchet

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Two witchetty grubs

Two witchetty grubs

Stan Mitchell collection
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Samples
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Hooked Boomerang

Hooked Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Hatchet handle

Hatchet handle

Stan Mitchell collection
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Tool handles
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Club

Club

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Not provided
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1963
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Kodj axe

Kodj axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Axes
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Nose bone

Nose bone

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Fibre sample

Fibre sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Bifacially flaked stone axe

Bifacially flaked stone axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchet head of flaked stone, hafted in wood

Hatchet head of flaked stone, hafted in wood

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Queensland, Australia
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1963
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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North-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Stone hatchet head, bifacially edge-ground, and hafted in bent wood handle

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Stone hatchet, bifacially flaked and edge ground

Stone hatchet, bifacially flaked and edge ground

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Derby, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Scoop or digging stick

Scoop or digging stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Digging sticks
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Emu feather headdress

Emu feather headdress

Stan Mitchell collection
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Headdresses
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Mindrie Root sample

Mindrie Root sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Autographed poster titled 'Survival 2001 - A Celebration of Indigenous Culture and a Tribute to Charlie Perkins'

Autographed poster titled 'Survival 2001 - A Celebration of ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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2001
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Mindrie Root sample

Mindrie Root sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Not provided
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1963
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

Stan Mitchell collection
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Toys
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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