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Poster captioned 'Post Script'

Poster captioned 'Post Script'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Wooden footstool with tapestry top that commemorates the establishment of Lucini & Co in Melbourne, Victoria, 1853

Wooden footstool with tapestry top that commemorates the est...

Joseph Andreallo collection no. 1
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Footstools
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Italy
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Unknown
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1858
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Story of the Southern Cross Transpacific Flight 1928

Story of the Southern Cross Transpacific Flight 1928

William Beausang collection
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Books
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Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1928
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Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis among Migrants

Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis among Migrants

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Documents
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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Square fawn-coloured lacquered canvas suitcase with a red, yellow and black stripe pattern

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Colledge Family collection
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Suitcases
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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With Compliments slip from the Joint House Department

With Compliments slip from the Joint House Department

Joint House Department collection no. 2
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Joint House Department
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Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1945
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Black plastic wall telephone

Black plastic wall telephone

Australia Post Historical collection
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Wall telephones
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1945
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Page of typed minutes from the Australian Women's Cricket Council meeting 1935/36

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Elsie Deane collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Women's Cricket Council
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1935
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Decorated and incised clap stick

Decorated and incised clap stick

Dr William Warner collection
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Clapsticks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Stub of a wax candle

Stub of a wax candle

John Docker collection
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Candles
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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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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in E...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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White glazed kangaroo and lily shape vase

White glazed kangaroo and lily shape vase

Terence Lane collection
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Vases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert Fowler Pottery Works
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1920
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Pair of knee-length black leather riding boots

Pair of knee-length black leather riding boots

Colledge Family collection
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Riding boots
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Brochure titled

Brochure titled "New Book Special Offer - How to stop the bo...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Spherical crockery shard which is blue with tan coloured swirls

Spherical crockery shard which is blue with tan coloured swi...

Doris Nash collection
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Shards
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Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
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1887
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Typed document with blue, red, purple and green pencil

Typed document with blue, red, purple and green pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Glass plate negative - Katherine River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Letter from R Hope Johnstone  to Mrs L B Gardener of Launceston Life Link Inc, 21 December 1972

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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Peace Bus Survey 1, Question from 4 Classes

Peace Bus Survey 1, Question from 4 Classes

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Speech by Senator N E McKenna on the death of Ben Chifley ,19th June 1951, and a note card

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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1980
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Prison truncheon, about 1940

Prison truncheon, about 1940

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Weapons
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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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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Unused Stallion Service Record book, and an advertising pamphet for the stud stallion 'Almont'

Unused Stallion Service Record book, and an advertising pamp...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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National Anthem, and God Save the King, handwritten on a piece of paper

National Anthem, and God Save the King, handwritten on a pie...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handwritten document in blue-green pencil

Handwritten document in blue-green pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Page two of documentary material relating to the Mills Sisters

Page two of documentary material relating to the Mills Siste...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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The Mills Sisters, Singers, Dancers, Cultural Ambassadors and Perfo...
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1992
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Envelope, a letter from Brown & Kidd Pty Ltd, and two leaflets about bread baking and baking equipment

Envelope, a letter from Brown & Kidd Pty Ltd, and two leafle...

ET Fealy collection
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Stony Creek Falls and Bridge, Cairns Railway QLD No. 77

Stony Creek Falls and Bridge, Cairns Railway QLD No. 77

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Envelope, letter, order form, and a sample of brown and white waxed paper from Spicers Paper Industries Limited

Envelope, letter, order form, and a sample of brown and whit...

ET Fealy collection
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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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Oil can with tapered spout

Oil can with tapered spout

John Docker collection
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Oil cans
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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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Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Victoria No. 38

Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Victoria No. 38

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Autographed black and white photograph titled 'The Famous Catch', 1925

Autographed black and white photograph titled 'The Famous Ca...

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Photographs
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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1925
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metal stencil for a wool bale with cut-out lettering

metal stencil for a wool bale with cut-out lettering "COM, C...

Cregan Family collection
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Stencils
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Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr John Cregan
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1920
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Reid's Albion Hotel

Reid's Albion Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Felt bag containing eight drill bits

Felt bag containing eight drill bits