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Wedding photograph of Edna Thompson, Melbourne, 1933

Wedding photograph of Edna Thompson, Melbourne, 1933

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1933
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Ethical behaviour in journalism

Ethical behaviour in journalism

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Note paper from Felton, Grimwade & Co., Melbourne

Note paper from Felton, Grimwade & Co., Melbourne

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Documents
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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PANORAM OF PORT ARTHUR, TASMANIA.

PANORAM OF PORT ARTHUR, TASMANIA.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Video cassette of opening ceremony of the 1956 Melbourne Olympics and highlights of sporting events

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Video cassettes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'Christian Gathering in Canberra outdraws the politicians'

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Press clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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News Weekly
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1988
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Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
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1869
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Aboriginal breastplate for 'King John Cry, Chief of the Duedolgong Tribe, Argyle'

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Argyle, New South Wales, Australia
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King John Cry
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1901
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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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Platylobium triangulare

Platylobium triangulare

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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101 Uses For Popes

101 Uses For Popes

John Rogers collection
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Pamphlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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"Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising signs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
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1913
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Program for Tirranna Race Club, 1st January 1869

Program for Tirranna Race Club, 1st January 1869

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1869
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State Entertainments - Melbourne and Sydney

State Entertainments - Melbourne and Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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WTP
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Official Programme for the athletics on the 29th of November at the XVI Olympiad

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay, NSW

Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Newspaper clipping from the Melbourne Sun, 19 February 1949 (England v Australia 3rd Test  at the SCG).

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sun
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1949
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Official Programme for the athletics on the 28th of November at the XVI Olympiad

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Carved emu egg

Carved emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Botanical gardens, Melbourne, VIC.

Botanical gardens, Melbourne, VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Portable folding bookmaker's board, which was used by Ted Eastman in Melbourne

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Ian Charles Tongue collection
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Gambling equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Ted Eastman
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1930
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Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, VIC

Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, VIC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wooden box in the shape of a book

Wooden box in the shape of a book

Wiera Szejpak collection
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Boxes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ciril Uwarow
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1950
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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Postcard depicting Bert Bailey as Archie McPherson from the 'Squatter's Daughter'