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Unfinished stone blade

Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Decorated boomerang, attributed to the Sydney area, about 1900-1920

Decorated boomerang, attributed to the Sydney area, about 19...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1900
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club minutes book, 1912 to 1934

Tirranna Picnic Race Club minutes book, 1912 to 1934

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Minute books
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1912
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Underwood No 5 Manual Typewriter

Underwood No 5 Manual Typewriter

Else Alsop collection
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Typewriters
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United States of America
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Underwood Typewriter Company
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1919
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Rock used as a hammer

Rock used as a hammer

Eileen Morgan collection
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Tools
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Wallaga Lake, New South Wales, Australia
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Eileen Morgan
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1993
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Good morning

Good morning

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1922
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Saucepan and lid

Saucepan and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucepans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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Bank of Australasia, Sydney, 31 August 1908

Bank of Australasia, Sydney, 31 August 1908

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1908
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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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Conservatorium of Music, Sydney

Conservatorium of Music, 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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Souvenir short-sleeved shirt commemorating the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne

Souvenir short-sleeved shirt commemorating the 1956 Olympic ...

Bryan Griffin collection
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Shirts
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Hong Kong
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Australian Olympic Federation
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1956
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Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1904
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Dark brown hard hat made of Duperite associated with the Snowy Scheme

Dark brown hard hat made of Duperite associated with the Sno...

Snowy Scheme - Frank Rodwell collection
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Helmets
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Guthega, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Frank Rodwell
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1950
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T.S.S. Port Macquarie

T.S.S. Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1914
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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

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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Clare, Pearl and Hope Faithfull in a studio setting

Clare, Pearl and Hope Faithfull 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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Tuttle & Co.
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Printed paper instruction sheet for a Caltex periscope.

Printed paper instruction sheet for a Caltex periscope.

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Instructional documents
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Caltex Australia
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1950
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Australian Bride to be, Vol. 19

Australian Bride to be, Vol. 19

Margot Child collection
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Magazines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Throwing a Boomerang.

Throwing a Boomerang.

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Appendix A: Parliamentary Standing Committee On Public Works: Barrenjack Storage and Northern Murrumbidgee Irrigation Scheme

Appendix A: Parliamentary Standing Committee On Public Works...

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Reports
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Public Works, New South Wales
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1930
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Silver dessertspoon

Silver dessertspoon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Dessertspoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Teacher and Students

Teacher and Students

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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1907
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Gold medal from the Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Royal Easter Show Sydney 1929

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Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Electric light globe

Electric light globe

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Electric light globes
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United Kingdom
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General Electric Company
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1940
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Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1981
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Poster titled 'Its the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'