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Eriostemon correifolius

Eriostemon correifolius

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Employment reference for W H Treloar from Kellow Motor Co, Melbourne

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Business letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Chas B. Kellow
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1911
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Glass photographic magic lantern slide of a thylacine at the London Zoo

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David Seth-Smith collection
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Lantern slides
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London Zoo, London, England
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Mr David Seth-Smith
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1850
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Gladstone bag with a leather body and handle

Gladstone bag with a leather body and handle

Les Robertson collection
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Luggage
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Bride's Catalogue

Bride's Catalogue

Margot Child collection
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Catalogues
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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John Poole
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1855
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Flags

Flags

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1998
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Suharto's World Burns

Suharto's World Burns

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1997
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engraved emu eggs
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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New Service Charges

New Service Charges

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1997
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Photograph of various Byelorussian handicrafts on display

Photograph of various Byelorussian handicrafts on display

Wiera Szejpak collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1977
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Receipt from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 11 July 1876

Receipt from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 11 July 1876

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Receipts
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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The Goulburn Herald
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1876
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Aster Orarius

Aster Orarius

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Ticket for a basketball event 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

Ticket for a basketball event 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Tickets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Statice Taxanthema

Statice Taxanthema

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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If it's good enough for New York, it's good enough for Victoria

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Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1984
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Sabaea Ovata

Sabaea Ovata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Commercial cast iron tobacco cutter for chopping plug tobacco

Commercial cast iron tobacco cutter for chopping plug tobacc...

Suncoast Pioneer Village collection
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Tobacco cutters
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Bli Bli, Queensland, Australia
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Suncoast Pioneer Village
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1850
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Ink bottle

Ink bottle

Les Robertson collection
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Ink bottles
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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The Tipping Olympics, Melbourne 1956 - Rome 1960

The Tipping Olympics, Melbourne 1956 - Rome 1960

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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E W. Tipping
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1956
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Eriostemon squameus

Eriostemon squameus

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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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 & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Australia Post colour poster titled

Australia Post colour poster titled "Send your love home S.A...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Handwritten letter from Margaret Peden to Elsie Dean, 9 March 1938

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Elsie Deane collection
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Letters
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1938
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Metal rule

Metal rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Collins Street, Melbourne

Collins Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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REMEMBER THE DREAMTIME WHEN WE WEREN'T RUNNING THINGS?

REMEMBER THE DREAMTIME WHEN WE WEREN'T RUNNING THINGS?

Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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Original diary of English immigrant to Australia, Maria Murray, covering the period 1848-1861

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Maria Murray collection
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Diaries
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Wimbledon, London, England
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Mrs Maria Murray
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1848
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Wallet style envelope

Wallet style envelope

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Envelopes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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A Greeting From Melbourne - View From Botanical Gardens

A Greeting From Melbourne - View From Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red metal post box on four legs

Red metal post box on four legs

Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1930
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1829
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River Yarra Warburton

River Yarra Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne by Night / Shooting the Chute

Melbourne by Night / Shooting the Chute

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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