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Florence Faithfull seated on a chair and Constance Faithfull seated on the floor beside her.

Florence Faithfull seated on a chair and Constance Faithfull...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Freeman & Co
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York Street at Wynyard Square

York Street at Wynyard Square

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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Miss Hazel Smith
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Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

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Olive King collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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I want to grow up not blow up

I want to grow up not blow up

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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Vacola jar

Vacola jar

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Food preserving jars
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Mavis Bridle
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1930
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Hew Pas Chuen Yunnanfu - Minister of Foreign Affairs; July 1920

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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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Cartoon depicting a middle-aged couple in their kitchen at breakfast time

Cartoon depicting a middle-aged couple in their kitchen at b...

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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Brithday card

Brithday card

Margot Child collection
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Birthday cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1894
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Navy blue IDWVA (Illawarra District Women's Vigoro Assocation) cloth patch with embroidered emblem

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Ruby Lee collection
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Cloth patches
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Pearl Bay.

Pearl Bay.

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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Man-o'-War Stairs, Sydney, N.S.W.

Man-o'-War Stairs, 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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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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St Philips Church Sydney N.S.W.

St Philips Church 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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Kodak Ltd
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Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large nugget

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Smales Jewellers collection
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Brooches
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Western Australia, Australia
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Crawford family
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1890
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Newspaper article titled Sir Douglas Mawson, As I knew him, by John Close, 1919

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John Collinson Close collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1919
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Saint Andrew's Cathedral Sydney NSW

Saint Andrew's Cathedral 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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Night Scene Old Sydney Railway Station

Night Scene Old Sydney Railway 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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Charles H. Kerry
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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1905
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Australian Comforts Fund - Our Fighting Men

Australian Comforts Fund - Our Fighting Men

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1914
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Portrait photograph of Fred Daly

Portrait photograph of Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Postcard featuring photograph of South Head Point, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of South Head Point, Sydney

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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People watching carriages being carried through the streets by men with poles

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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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Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Her Majesty's Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Her Majesty's Theatre, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss G. Maud
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Chains bind not Love

Chains bind not Love

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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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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