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Bushells tea caddy with pictures of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Tea caddies
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Bushells Pty Ltd
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2nd FIFA Coaching School for Asia, Kuala Lumpur

2nd FIFA Coaching School for Asia, Kuala Lumpur

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Folders
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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1972
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Dispatch box with 'The Colonial Treasurer' on lid

Dispatch box with 'The Colonial Treasurer' on lid

Marion Green collection
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Dispatch boxes
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1856
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Frank Hurley
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Child's drawing - These are some animals that the Aborigines killed and ate

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay School, Jervis Bay Village, Australian Capital Territory...
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Pakadji Group, Year 2/3, Jervis Bay School
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Official program for the 3rd Test between England and Australia Women's Cricket Teams, MCG, 18-19 and 21, January 1935

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Lorna Smith collection
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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P Page Printing and Distribution Pty Ltd
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1935
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Leopold Steger's mathematics exercise book

Leopold Steger's mathematics exercise book

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Exercise books
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1938
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Carpenter's boxwood folding rule

Carpenter's boxwood folding rule

John Docker collection
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Folding rules
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Sign reading 'Snowy Mountains Authority, Siberia Snow Clearing Station, Elevation 5050 Feet'

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Signs
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Ration Day in the 1950s by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Ration Day in the 1950s by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Elaine Russell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Elaine Russell
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2002
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Metal timekeeping token, 110

Metal timekeeping token, 110

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Tokens
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Tin of

Tin of "Cottee's" brand SALINE

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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Wooden fruit box from Shepparton Preserving Company (SPC)

Wooden fruit box from Shepparton Preserving Company (SPC)

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Boxes
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Shepparton Preserving Company
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1951
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Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroidery

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Waistcoats
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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O-Gauge House locomotive and tender

O-Gauge House locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Set of seventeen hair rollers

Set of seventeen hair rollers

Lois Grosse collection
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Hair rollers
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Youth Carnivals for Peace and Friendship, 1952

Youth Carnivals for Peace and Friendship, 1952

Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Photograph albums
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1952
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Australian Test cricketer W.H. Ponsford

Australian Test cricketer W.H. Ponsford

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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CTF

CTF

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Buttons
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Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Matchboxes
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Susie Elelman's Miss NSW scrapbook, 1973

Susie Elelman's Miss NSW scrapbook, 1973

Susie Elelman collection
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Scrapbooks
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Letter from the National Retail Merchants Association to J B Young advising of their nomination for an International Community Service certificate of commendation

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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National Retail Merchants Association
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1964
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Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1895
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly 1950s

Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly 1950s

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1950
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Green and brown cap, with an INTERFET badge on the front

Green and brown cap, with an INTERFET badge on the front

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Caps
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Palm Sunday March 19th Disarm the Seas

Palm Sunday March 19th Disarm the Seas

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Budapest St George Sports Club Member badge, 1965

Budapest St George Sports Club Member badge, 1965

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Membership badges
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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1965
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Dictating and transcribing machine

Dictating and transcribing machine

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Office machines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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Munyang workshop, Winter 1953

Munyang workshop, Winter 1953

Snowy Scheme - Christine Filiamundi collection
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Photographs
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Munyang, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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John P. Williamson
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1953
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Gawler Agricultural Horticultural & Floricultural Society 1902 'Seedsower Broadcast'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1902
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Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Icepicks
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Billy can

Billy can

Dot Butler collection no. 1
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Billy cans
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Round moulding plane

Round moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Timber club with tapered head irregularly studded with nails, from Maroochydore, QLD

Timber club with tapered head irregularly studded with nails...

Scott Rainbow collection
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Clubs
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Queensland, Australia
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Circular black metal hat box used by anthropologist Olive Pink

Circular black metal hat box used by anthropologist Olive Pi...

Macleay Museum collection
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Hatboxes
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Olive Pink
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Convict love token from James Blanch

Convict love token from James Blanch

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Spanner

Spanner

Ron Bell collection
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Wrenches
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Razor in a box used by Ben Chilfley

Razor in a box used by Ben Chilfley

MJ Brown collection
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Razors
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 8 January 1884

Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 8 January 1884

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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1884
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White, open-weave hair net

White, open-weave hair net

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hairnets
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1969

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament Ho...

George Henry Taylor collection
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Bead planes
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Souvenir booklet from August 2000 Regimental Colours, 36th Battalion St. Georges English Rifles, associated with the service of Lieutenant Vincent Burns

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Vincent Burns collection
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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2000
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Wool specimens in a glass topped wooden box

Wool specimens in a glass topped wooden box

Springfield Wool Samples collection
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Centre drill

Centre drill

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Drill bits
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Two conjoined bread tins

Two conjoined bread tins

ET Fealy collection
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Bread tins
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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Signs
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1930
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Shark.

Shark.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tarunga
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1969
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Prison warden, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Prison warden, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Bryant and May 'Wax Vestas' match box, used by John Close to store Morse Code

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John Collinson Close collection
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Matchboxes
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England, United Kingdom
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Bryant and May
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Film spool

Film spool

Ron Bell collection
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Film spools
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Earth is flat, pigs can fly & Nuclear Power is safe

Earth is flat, pigs can fly & Nuclear Power is safe

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Political badges
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Deco-style box

Deco-style box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Can painted with radioactive symbol

Can painted with radioactive symbol

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Cans
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Film negative album

Film negative album

Colledge Family collection
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Albums
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Miss Emilie Roach
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