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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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A green and pink, woven, synthetic fibre anklet with plaited ends

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Claire Smith collection
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Clothing
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Royal Arms

Royal Arms

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Commemorative badges
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Letter printed on yellow paper, titled '1984-A Year to Remember'

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Letters
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Woven bag with geometric designs

Woven bag with geometric designs

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Carry bags
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Batik handkerchief, possibly by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1971
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Digging stick, Ernabella SA

Digging stick, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Digging sticks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Wooden serviette ring set on a pewter stand which is shaped as a gum leaf

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Elizabeth Chess collection
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Serviette rings
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Western Australia, Australia
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1910
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Whisk with pin

Whisk with pin

Tom Price collection
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Regalia
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Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr K Warbarton
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1870
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Child's drawing by Katy, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Katy, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Katy
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1954
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Horses and Cowboys 1999

Horses and Cowboys 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1999
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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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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Native Encampment

Native Encampment

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1844
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Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Book titled 'Fauna & Flora No 6 Transvaal 1955'

Book titled 'Fauna & Flora No 6 Transvaal 1955'

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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South Africa, Africa
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1955
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Souvenir badge - Dolomiti

Souvenir badge - Dolomiti

Robin Maloney collection
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St George Budapest Soccer Club rossette, 'Saints to Win'

St George Budapest Soccer Club rossette, 'Saints to Win'

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Ribbons
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Scout lanyard

Scout lanyard

Robin Maloney collection
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Uniform accessories
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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Sunderland, England
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Greener & Co
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1887
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Child's drawing by Ulapuntu, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Ulapuntu, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ulapuntu
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1954
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Negative holder Double Dark

Negative holder Double Dark

Turner Family collection
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Film holders
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Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Colledge Family collection
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Spurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Miniature medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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New Testament bible

New Testament bible

Thompson Family collection
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Religious books
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Child's green cotton apron with embroidery depicting Snow White amongst a group of animals including rabbits, a fawn and birds

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Aprons
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1948
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Women's camp at Karrinyarra, by Sandra Nampitjinpa, Mt Liebig Outstation NT

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Sandra Nampitjinpa
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1954
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Silver Polish medal

Silver Polish medal

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Medals
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Walka designs from Ernabella

Walka designs from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pastel drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Mintjinya
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1954
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' dinner event, Newcastle Workers Club, 1986

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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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Six slice toast rack

Six slice toast rack

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Toast racks
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Sheffield, England
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Walker & Hall
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1927
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Beige linen driving jacket

Beige linen driving jacket

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Jackets
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I am a nuclear-free zone

I am a nuclear-free zone

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Rectangular enamelled metal sign

Rectangular enamelled metal sign "Post Office"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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1980
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Financial document from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 4 April 1873

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Financial records
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1873
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Triangular bandage

Triangular bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Nova Peris' 4 x 100m relay gold medal from the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games in a case

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Red and gold empire line evening ensemble by David Stock, 1974

Red and gold empire line evening ensemble by David Stock, 19...

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening ensembles
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Australia
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Mr David Stock
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1974
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Souvenir from France

Souvenir from France

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Postcards
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1914
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Green hinged medal case

Green hinged medal case

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Medal cases
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Coogee Bay Sydney NSW

Coogee Bay Sydney NSW

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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Land grant to James Bloodworth, 9 December 1794, signed by Lieutenant Governor Francis Grose

Land grant to James Bloodworth, 9 December 1794, signed by L...

James Bloodworth collection
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Deeds
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Francis Grose
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1794
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Wall decoration

Wall decoration

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Wall hangings
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Helen Mabo
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1992
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Glass jar containing crystalised yellow and orange coloured fragments of gum arabic

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Jars
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Photograph of a woman dressed in an evening gown

Photograph of a woman dressed in an evening gown

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Photographs
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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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Wignalls bamboo pram

Wignalls bamboo pram

Bothwell Museum collection
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Prams
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Wignalls
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1900
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ACTIVE Spring 1993

ACTIVE Spring 1993

Union of Australian Women collection
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Newsletters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1993
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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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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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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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Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney