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Poster titled 'Post Office communication services are vital to the development of Australian industries'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Lapel badge from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Badges
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Royal Australian Mint
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Kalgan 10-10-1913 View of the hills near the city (North West note how bare they are)

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Saucepan and lid

Saucepan and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucepans
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West Bromwich, West Midlands, England
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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1900
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Type pieces

Type pieces

John and Sonoko de Boer collection
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Buggy 1999

Buggy 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Douglas Wallace
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1999
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Enamel bowl

Enamel bowl

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Metal stamp

Metal stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Cormorants - used for fishing by the Chinese. Between Linshowfu and Kweilin Apl 1917

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Pink glass ball on wire

Pink glass ball on wire

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Half round hand moulding plane

Half round hand moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Dayton brand white metal scales with stainless steel scoop

Dayton brand white metal scales with stainless steel scoop

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Balances
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Dayton Scale Company
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Wentworth Pastoral Agricultural & Horticultural Society 1888 'Spring Cart Horse'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1888
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Metal thimble

Metal thimble

ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Thimbles
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Fitzgerald model train locomotive, tender and six carriages

Fitzgerald model train locomotive, tender and six carriages

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Amy Hudson batting during the Interstate Championships in Sydney in 1934

Amy Hudson batting during the Interstate Championships in Sy...

Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1934
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Thirteen metal castors of various sizes in an ammunition box

Thirteen metal castors of various sizes in an ammunition box

E Burke and M Everitt collection
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Castors
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Gold Hunter-case pocket watch presented to Richmond Henty by his uncle Edward Henty, 1856

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Richmond Henty collection
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Pocket watches
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Mr Edward Henty
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1856
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Philips brand radio

Philips brand radio

Thompson Family collection
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Radios
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Boot hook

Boot hook

Thompson Family collection
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Boot hooks
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Small metal nail file used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Nail files
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Germany
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Wentworth Pastoral Agricultural & Horticultural Society c1890 '2nd Prize Ewe Won By W. Crozier'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1890
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Peace on Earth

Peace on Earth

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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Carriage supension spring

Carriage supension spring

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Horse drawn vehicle components
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Seventeen watercolour paintbrushes used by Margaret Coen

Seventeen watercolour paintbrushes used by Margaret Coen

Margaret Coen collection
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Paintbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Coen
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1970
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LPPA & H Association 1893 'Single Seated Buggy'

LPPA & H Association 1893 'Single Seated Buggy'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1893
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Berrima District A H & I Society 1886 'Fastest Trotting Horse'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1886
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Bale hook

Bale hook

Gargano Family collection
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Hooks
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Medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - Military Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club members register, 1929  to 1931

Tirranna Picnic Race Club members register, 1929 to 1931

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Registers
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1929
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Small knife with a long flat head and a thin handle

Small knife with a long flat head and a thin handle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Butterknives
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Pair of Renato Balestra glasses, red tortoise shell frames with Bayview Optix Claremeont soft carry case

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Carmen Lawrence collection
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Spectacles
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Italy
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Renato Balestra
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1990
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Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Commemorative coins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Pin fastener

Pin fastener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Fasteners
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Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Cases
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Australian Survey Office
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Hair curlers and clips

Hair curlers and clips

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Hair care equipment
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Convict love token engraved with initials S.P. and T.G., 1817

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Key

Key

Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Keys
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Melville Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Heavy plane

Heavy plane

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Planes
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Hand operated meat mincer

Hand operated meat mincer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Meat mincers
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Head ornaments
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Can of Mello Yello filled with sand

Can of Mello Yello filled with sand

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Soft drink cans
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The first hut on our trip to Lamamuno

The first hut on our trip to Lamamuno

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Scraper hone

Scraper hone

George Henry Taylor collection
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Sharpeners
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Australia Day 1917

Australia Day 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Coat-hanger with a red nylon knitted cover

Coat-hanger with a red nylon knitted cover

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Army Nurses Day, CT & WA, October 27th, 1917

Army Nurses Day, CT & WA, October 27th, 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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United Commercial Travellers' Association of Australasia
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1917
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by H...

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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Gauging pole set in a canvas bag

Gauging pole set in a canvas bag

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Surveying equipment
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Record titled MONARCH EMPIRE THEATRE DUBBO AS REVERSE

Record titled MONARCH EMPIRE THEATRE DUBBO AS REVERSE

Ron Bell collection
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Audio records
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Paintbrushes
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Badge titled 'No Troops for Sinai'

Badge titled 'No Troops for Sinai'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political badges
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Sinai, Egypt
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1982
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Exercise book

Exercise book

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Exercise books
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Franz Denk
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Engraved coin which belonged to James Pitkeathly

Engraved coin which belonged to James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Coins
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Breaking Land for an Orchard