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Part view of a bridge built of stone at Anhar near Amoy

Part view of a bridge built of stone at Anhar near Amoy

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Gold washing cradles
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1950
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Minton 'Kings Service' china dinner plate bearing the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

Minton 'Kings Service' china dinner plate bearing the Common...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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England
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Minton
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1927
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Silk embroidered postcard and and inner card to Muriel McPhee from Ronnie McPhee

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Photographic portrait of a woman

Photographic portrait of a woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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A black and white photograph of a train of camels being led across a river by a man.

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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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Jack plane

Jack plane

John Docker collection
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Sheffield, England
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1925
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1954

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1954
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Cruet set

Cruet set

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Cruet sets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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We need our own gene genies to hold off U.S. domination

We need our own gene genies to hold off U.S. domination

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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Esbach albuminometer in wooden tube with cork

Esbach albuminometer in wooden tube with cork

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Measuring instruments
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Germany
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School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
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1890
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ST. ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL SYDNEY N.S.W.

ST. ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL SYDNEY N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal grooving tool

Metal grooving tool

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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The Billy Book Hughes Abroad

The Billy Book Hughes Abroad

Eveline Coulter collection
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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1918
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Photograph of a street scene with a stone wall running across the front and telegraph poles along the front of the wall.

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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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Custom House, Sydney

Custom House, 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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Star Photo Co
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Walkathon for human rights in Transylvania, Sydney-Canberra 25-28 September 1988

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Otto Cserhalmi collection
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Placards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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University Club, Phillip Street

University Club, Phillip Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Cards
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Victoria, Australia
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The Empire Day Movement
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1950
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Envelope and letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 5 September 1874

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan & Son
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1874
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Summer Hill Station

Summer Hill Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Letter holder

Letter holder

Union of Australian Women collection
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Letter holders
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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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Ship docked at Pier Four Walsh Bay

Ship docked at Pier Four Walsh Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Souvenir badge that commemorates the first flight from England to Australia by Ross and Keith Smith in 1919

Souvenir badge that commemorates the first flight from Engla...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1919
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Photographic portrait of a man wearing a suit with a corsage

Photographic portrait of a man wearing a suit with a corsage

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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YMCA - Coming Home, and Happy too! 1919

YMCA - Coming Home, and Happy too! 1919