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Reddish-coloured club with koala motif on both sides of head, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Clubs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Composing rule

Composing 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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Large round cloth centrepiece with wavy edge embroidered with silk roses

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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Federation-era bunting

Federation-era bunting

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Commemorative objects
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Queen Mary
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1901
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Bundle of press cuttings and historical documents relating the history of J B Young Holdings Ltd

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Scrapbooks
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1914
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Women's Cricket 1937

Women's Cricket 1937

Mollie Flaherty collection
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Magazines
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Hertfordshire, England
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Pollard Publications
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1937
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Alicia Walsh batting, 1937

Alicia Walsh batting, 1937

Alicia Walsh collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sydney Morning Herald
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1937
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Menu card for a dinner in honour of His Excellency Dr Hans Luther, Lately Ambassador for Germany in USA, 2 August 1937

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1937
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Program for a match between the Australian Women's Cricket Team and Surrey on 28 July 1937, issued by Mitcham Cricket Club, England

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Alicia Walsh collection
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Programs
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London, England
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F J Lamb Northcote Printing Works
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1937
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Blanket or shawl for

Blanket or shawl for "Peterkin" doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls household textiles
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Gift card

Gift card

Parsons collection
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Cards
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Cigarette case

Cigarette case

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Cigarette cases
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "Welsher", Scene III. Act II.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Key

Key

Colledge Family collection
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Keys
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Horse and Pick-up, 6 Cattle and 2 Calves 1997

Horse and Pick-up, 6 Cattle and 2 Calves 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Wallace
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1997
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Small black trunk used by Edna Thompson AIF

Small black trunk used by Edna Thompson AIF

Thompson Family collection
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Trunks
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Edna M. Thompson
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Newspaper clippings of the Royal Family scrapbook

Newspaper clippings of the Royal Family scrapbook

Marion Butcher collection
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Scrapbooks
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Marion Butcher
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Chisel

Chisel

John Docker collection
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Chisels
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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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Photograph album of Derby and station scenes associated with the Emanuel family

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Emanuel Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Derby, Western Australia, Australia
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1914
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Scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1975, Ernabella SA

Scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1975, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Textile lengths
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1970
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1922
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Camel, Rider and Pack Camels 1997

Camel, Rider and Pack Camels 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Handmade white linen cross-shaped table centre with a fancywork design of daisies

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Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Kangaroo mounted on a wishbone

Kangaroo mounted on a wishbone

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1903
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Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scarves
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Oilstone mounted in a timber box with a timber lid

Oilstone mounted in a timber box with a timber lid

John Docker collection
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Sharpening stones
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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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Triangular metal file

Triangular metal file

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Files (tools)
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Gold colour handbag and contents

Gold colour handbag and contents

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Handbags
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A Parting Gift

A Parting Gift

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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Australian Scouts district badge Wellington W.A.

Australian Scouts district badge Wellington W.A.

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Horse with a seated rider, and four individual horses 1997, 1999

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Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1937
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An Australian Cricketer on Tour

An Australian Cricketer on Tour

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Frank J. Laver
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1905
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1970-1972

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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I Like Wilderness...Tasmanian Wilderness Society

I Like Wilderness...Tasmanian Wilderness Society

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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