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Circular button brooch of gold-coloured metal, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

Circular button brooch of gold-coloured metal, part of Caste...

George Pappas collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Australia, inaugural flight, Boeing 707 Jet Service, Sydney-Honolulu, 29 July 1959, QANTAS Empire Airways'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Post
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1959
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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start - Captain's sledge party

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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Stereo photograph depicting the German Arch, Commonwealth Celebrations, Sydney, 1901

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Camberwell Trash and Treasure Market collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1901
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Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Stereo photograph depicting the Coal Arch, Commonwealth Celebrations, Sydney, 1901

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Camberwell Trash and Treasure Market collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1901
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Music Hall, Kenmore Asylum, 24 December 1910

Music Hall, Kenmore Asylum, 24 December 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Australian Institute of Anatomy envelope

Australian Institute of Anatomy envelope

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Envelopes
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Australia
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Mr William A. Webb
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1923
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Ocean Culture, Innovative Sandboarding Equipment...

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Joanne Harvy collection
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Stickers
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Australia
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Ms Joanne Harvy
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Parliament of Tasmania Penal Establishments, Hobart and Launceston Reports for 1886

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1886
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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Political badges
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Australia
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1906
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The wheat team

The wheat team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A days spell

A days spell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1905
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Press pass 79 and issued to Graeme Thomson of News Limited

Press pass 79 and issued to Graeme Thomson of News Limited

Graeme Thomson collection
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Kiribati
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1984
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Scottish Gympie Quartz Crushing Battery

Scottish Gympie Quartz Crushing Battery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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The enemy

The enemy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Rounding up the cattle

Rounding up the cattle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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L Bush
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Envelope containing letter of thanks for sympathy card

Envelope containing letter of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Letters
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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The Ocean Beach, Newport

The Ocean Beach, Newport

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newport, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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'Subject No.1 - Aborigines' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1987
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Bringing in a brumby

Bringing in a brumby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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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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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Multi-coloured badge

Multi-coloured badge

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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A ferry on water.

A ferry on water.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Silver ring with green stone

Silver ring with green stone

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Rings
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Bristol squat storage jar

Bristol squat storage jar

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Jars
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1923
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White huckaback hand towel with a coloured fancywork design of an English house

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Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Handtowels
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1930
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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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Plow plane iron

Plow plane iron

John Docker collection
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Plane irons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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T & M Sorby
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1920
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Film negative - Indigenous man shepherding goats and sheep, near Oodnadatta, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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