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Proclamation of official recognition of Aboriginal flag, enacted by William George Hayden, 14 July 1995

Proclamation of official recognition of Aboriginal flag, ena...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Government records
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1995
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Cartoon of Paul Keating dressed as a school boy playing with Commonwealth matchbox cars

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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The Intersection

The Intersection

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pat Campbell
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1999
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Everybody's Thinking Young's

Everybody's Thinking Young's

J B Young Ltd collection
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Advertising stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Volunteer Bushfire Brigade Association membership card of Hall Jon Belmonte

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Jon Belmonte collection no. 1
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Membership cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Volunteer Bushfire Brigade Association
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1993
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Kerosene lamp

Kerosene lamp

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Kerosene lamps
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Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Petronella Wensing
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1953
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Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1973

Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1973

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1973
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Armidale Tableau'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Armidale Tableau'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Watercolour painting of landscape, by Lance Tjyllyungoo Chadd, 1987

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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1987
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Jimmy James'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Jimmy James'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Two photographs-Benny Zable, Adelaide Memorial Installation 1984, and, Canberra Festival Pageant Theatre April 1985

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1984
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Spearthrower 'miru', used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Reggie Jackson
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2001
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Wooden carving of a crocodile

Wooden carving of a crocodile

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Wood carvings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Australian flag recovered from the ruins of the World Trade Center, New York, after September 11, 2001

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World Trade Center Australian Flag collection
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Australian flags
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New York, United States of America
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New York Police Department
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2001
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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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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Bark painting 'Mimi and Namorodo Spirits' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Composing rule

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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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Off-white rectangular transfer sticker with gold letters spelling

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Transfers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Composing rule

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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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Transparency with print design, untitled

Transparency with print design, untitled

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1997
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Ground plan of the podium for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra [by Munns, Sly & Partners Pty Ltd]

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Papal Visit Office collection
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Architectural drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Munns Sly & Partners Pty Ltd
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1986
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Transparency with print design, Walka Kulunypa Tjuta, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Decalogue in Double Voice'

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Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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'Subject No.3 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

'Subject No.3 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Certificate of Authority

Certificate of Authority

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Certificates
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1953
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Media pass issued to G.C. Thomson of News Limited

Media pass issued to G.C. Thomson of News Limited

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1987
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Save Tasmania's Tall Forests

Save Tasmania's Tall Forests

Wilderness Society (A.C.T. Branch) Forests Campaign collection
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Leaflets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Wilderness Society
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1988
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Waterlily and Rock Snake by Doolie Nunggalawi

Waterlily and Rock Snake by Doolie Nunggalawi

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Doolie Nungalawi
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'JIM McMAHON, CANBERRA' bookmaker's yellow wooden sign

'JIM McMAHON, CANBERRA' bookmaker's yellow wooden sign

Jim McMahon collection
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Signs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Typeface for the letter 'T'

Typeface for the letter 'T'

Les Robertson collection
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Type pieces
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Building (possibly a government building in Canberra)

Building (possibly a government building in Canberra)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Youth Rally...Tues 26th November, The Chess Pit, Garema Place, Civic

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Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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'Subject No.10 - Achievers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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Entree card for admission to The Members' Hall for the Opening Ceremony of Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Sand Castles

Sand Castles

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1999
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of New Parliament House in 1988

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ACTION Buses collection
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Bus tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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1980
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Gladstone bag with a leather body and handle

Gladstone bag with a leather body and handle

Les Robertson collection
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Luggage
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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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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Poster captioned 'You can help protect a vital service from disruption by vandals, Adopt a public telephone near your home...'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Peace Rally and Festival Palm Sunday March 23

Peace Rally and Festival Palm Sunday March 23

Peter Jones collection
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Event posters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1986
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Invitation to an evening reception in the Great Hall of Parliament House on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Black and white photograph of 'King of Canberra' Fred Daly receiving something

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Canadian Mask

Canadian Mask

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Masks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1988 $5.00 Proof coin