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Large bed of hyacinths at Springfield with a female figure in the background, 1916

Large bed of hyacinths at Springfield with a female figure i...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1916
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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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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Miss Dorothy Burns
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup spoons
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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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Property in the Riverina

Property in the Riverina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Set of glasses for the Commonwealth Parliament

Set of glasses for the Commonwealth Parliament

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Drinking 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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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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Colour photograph of a man stoking a fire in the bush

Colour photograph of a man stoking a fire in the bush

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Fred Daly standing with two unidentified men and an unidentified woman. Berlin Sept 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Thomas H. Boyd
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Entrance to Lane Cove

Entrance to Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Dessert spoon

Dessert spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessertspoons
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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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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nail punch

Nail punch

John Docker collection
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Punches
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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 - Ben Blakeney and Theresa O'Neil on steps of the Opera House in 1983.

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Rushcutters Bay Sydney (Showing Tennis Courts)

Rushcutters Bay Sydney (Showing Tennis Courts)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Photograph of Country 2 vs Metropolitan girls hockey game at Woollarah Park

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Thompson Family collection
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Photograph of two rows of geese hanging from two poles in front of a building

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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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An Anamite woman - in Hanor

An Anamite woman - in Hanor

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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Photograph of four cane workers on beach at Mr Fanti's farm, Ingham 1954

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Essie Shevill

Essie Shevill

Amy Hudson collection
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Sans Souci, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Essie Shevill
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1934
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Jessie and Phyllis Harris standing on gravel path in a garden setting

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly shaking hands with an unidentified bald man

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Fred Daly collection
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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People walking past a poster

People walking past a poster

Fred Daly collection
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Scout patrol leaders fleur-de-lys hat badge

Scout patrol leaders fleur-de-lys hat badge

Barry Williams collection
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Badges
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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GOODBYE TO POLITICS Fred Daly during the 1975 campaign

GOODBYE TO POLITICS Fred Daly during the 1975 campaign

Fred Daly collection
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Composite photograph of design of South Australian section of Parliament House Embroidery

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Photographs
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Baby's white vinyl shoes

Baby's white vinyl shoes

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby shoes
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1950
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal prisoners, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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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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1905
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Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Florence and Christine Wililamson in pipeline at Munyang

Florence and Christine Wililamson in pipeline at Munyang

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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Scene from JC Williamson's production of 'Bitter Sweet' 1932

Scene from JC Williamson's production of 'Bitter Sweet' 1932

Herbert Browne collection
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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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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Circle 'W' branding iron initially used for branding cattle, and later horses, on Lyndavale Station, NT

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John Stanes collection
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Brands
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Erldunda, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Sydney H. Stanes
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1920
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Three quarter length portrait photograph of Lieutenant Vincent Burns, 1916

Three quarter length portrait photograph of Lieutenant Vince...

Vincent Burns collection
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Photographs
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1916
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Sepia toned photograph of a young man wearing a bow tie with a flower in his lapel

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Ships under way with flags flying

Ships under way with flags flying

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Instructional leaflet

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Instructional documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Ernest Bryce, consulting optician

Ernest Bryce, consulting optician

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Bailey wood plane

Bailey wood plane

John Docker collection
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Planes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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