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P.M.G. Salter's spring balance, used to weigh large letters and small parcels

P.M.G. Salter's spring balance, used to weigh large letters ...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Spring balances
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England
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Salter Scales
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Rectangular enamelled metal sign

Rectangular enamelled metal sign "Post Office"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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1980
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Poster

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Otto Cserhalmi collection
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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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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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Poster captioned 'Speed delivery - use private box numbers on mail'

Poster captioned 'Speed delivery - use private box numbers o...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Poster titled 'Sad Boys are Sniffing', by Vanessa Brown Nampitjinpa, 1985

Poster titled 'Sad Boys are Sniffing', by Vanessa Brown Namp...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Vanessa B. Nampitjinpa
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1985
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Water

Water

Woomargama Public School collection
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Posters
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Woomargama, New South Wales, Australia
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Woomargama Public School
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1991
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Poster

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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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Weight

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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State Election Sat 8th February - write No Nuclear Warships on your ballot paper

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Posters
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Lost Heritage

Lost Heritage

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice Hinton Bateup
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1985
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Say NO to uranium mining: No weapons, No waste, No uranium

Say NO to uranium mining: No weapons, No waste, No uranium

Northern Territory Environment Centre collection
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Posters
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Energy Resources of Australia Ltd
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Poster 'Give Us A Hand'

Poster 'Give Us A Hand'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Poster 'Having sailed over 30,000 miles, HMS Sirius found the last six feet the longest'

Poster 'Having sailed over 30,000 miles, HMS Sirius found th...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Poster 'G.E. Bicentennial Around Australia Air Race'

Poster 'G.E. Bicentennial Around Australia Air Race'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Poster -

Poster - "We, the People of Noonkanbah, Call for Support"

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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Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Poster 'A Call to Prayer'

Poster 'A Call to Prayer'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Poster titled 'Be a champ stamp stamper - Don't let any stamp give you the slip! - Make a good impression

Poster titled 'Be a champ stamp stamper - Don't let any stam...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Poster 'Fair Play: The Golden Eras of Women's Test Cricket'

Poster 'Fair Play: The Golden Eras of Women's Test Cricket'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Series of three poster promoting wartime security

Series of three poster promoting wartime security

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
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Victoria, Australia
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Australian Army
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1939
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Protest poster 'This is about Community', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest poster 'This is about Community', Griffith, 14 Octob...

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Poster of tricycle in desert, by Lin Onus, 'WE HAVE SURVIVED' series, 1988

Poster of tricycle in desert, by Lin Onus, 'WE HAVE SURVIVED...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lin Onus
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1988
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Printed poster featuring a poem titled REDFERN, by Kevin Gilbert

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Kerry Browning collection
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' 75th Aniversary, 1985

Poster for 'International Women's Day' 75th Aniversary, 1985

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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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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Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Federal Convention Print 1898 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1898
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Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? -  January 10, 1949

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George W Barber collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Red metal post box on four legs

Red metal post box on four legs

Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1930
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' dinner event, Newcastle Workers Club, 1986

Poster for 'International Women's Day' dinner event, Newcast...

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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Peace it together - Election '87 July 11 - Vote Vallentine Senate 1

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Posters
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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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Weight

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Weights
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Poster

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Otto Cserhalmi collection
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Poster with text 'We're Supporting Our Bicentennial Community'

Poster with text 'We're Supporting Our Bicentennial Communit...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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1988
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Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival presents; Tjindarella, Cinderella in black with dance, music and song

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Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival
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1984
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Australia Post colour poster titled

Australia Post colour poster titled "Send your love home S.A...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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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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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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Poster of colour screenprint 'Taken Away' by Sally Morgan

Poster of colour screenprint 'Taken Away' by Sally Morgan

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Sally Morgan
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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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Poster of

Poster of "I love a suburnt country..."

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Poster 'If you're looking for the adventure of a lifetime, we're looking for you'

Poster 'If you're looking for the adventure of a lifetime, w...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' 80th Aniversary, 1990

Poster for 'International Women's Day' 80th Aniversary, 1990

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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Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford B. Robinson
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1993
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Women's Democratic Organisation of Afghanistan

Women's Democratic Organisation of Afghanistan

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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Discussion Poster No.15 - Towards a World Church - August 9, 1948

Discussion Poster No.15 - Towards a World Church - August 9,...

George W Barber collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1948
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'Imparja' - Music from Black Australia'

'Imparja' - Music from Black Australia'

Redback Graphix collection
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Mr Michael Callaghan
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1984
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Poster -

Poster - "Office of the Status of Women"

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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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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Poster 'Raparapa - a magnificent company of storyteller - nine men of the Kimberley'

Poster 'Raparapa - a magnificent company of storyteller - ni...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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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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The Tasmanian Aborigines - set of six posters, reproductions of watercolours by Thomas Bock (c1790-1855)

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Lori Richardson collection no. 2
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Posters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Thomas Bock
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1993
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Cylindrical red painted metal letter box with a domed top

Cylindrical red painted metal letter box with a domed top

Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1920
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