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Cut-glass inkwell

Cut-glass inkwell

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Inkwells
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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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Poster titled 'School Project Sheet No.1, 'Communications : the telephone'

Poster titled 'School Project Sheet No.1, 'Communications : ...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Nib pen

Nib pen

Australia Post Historical collection
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Pens
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London, England
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Perry & Co
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1959
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England V Australia 1877 to 1904

England V Australia 1877 to 1904

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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J N. Pentelow
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1904
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Group of dignitaries seated in a grand stand watching a cricket match

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Montreal, Canada
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Sir Thomas Tait
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1913
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J.T. Tyldesley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Members ticket to the Marylebone Cricket Club England 1934

Members ticket to the Marylebone Cricket Club England 1934

Nanette Ward collection
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Tickets
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Edgar R. Mayne
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1934
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Amourette dan tous les cafes B.S.G.D.G

Amourette dan tous les cafes B.S.G.D.G

Nanette Ward collection
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Badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Brunswick Cricket Club 1939-40

Brunswick Cricket Club 1939-40

Nanette Ward collection
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Club badges
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K C Luke Pty Ltd
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Australian batsmen Don Bradman and Bill Ponsford being escorted from the field by English police

Australian batsmen Don Bradman and Bill Ponsford being escor...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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England, United Kingdom
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William 'Bill' H. Ponsford
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1934
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Edgar Mayne an Australian Test Cricketer - 1921 Australian Team

Edgar Mayne an Australian Test Cricketer - 1921 Australian T...

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Instructional leaflet

Instructional leaflet "Display Kit 3 - Pre-stamped envelopes...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Instructional documents
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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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J. Gunn from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

J. Gunn from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Varnished wooden bowl, used with a sponge to wet stamps in a Post Office

Varnished wooden bowl, used with a sponge to wet stamps in a...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bowls
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Diary note on E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Pretoria, South Africa, whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Notes
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Sepia photograph of members of the 1912 Australian Cricket team

Sepia photograph of members of the 1912 Australian Cricket t...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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A.E. Stoddart bat, 1897

A.E. Stoddart bat, 1897

Nanette Ward collection
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Cricket bats
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B Warsop
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Rectangular red wooden post box with a sloped top, for newspapers and packets

Rectangular red wooden post box with a sloped top, for newsp...

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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1939
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Black and white photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne and Sidney Hand Emery on board the S.S. Niagara

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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United States of America
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Red metal pillar box with arched top

Red metal pillar box with arched top

Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W Taylor Paragon Foundry Pyrmont
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1912
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THE AUSTRALIAN TEAM 1912

THE AUSTRALIAN TEAM 1912

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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T Bolland
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1912
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Black and white photograph showing E.R. Mayne going out to bat against Kent at Canterbury Ground, England, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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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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"Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia"

Australia Post Historical collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
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1913
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1634 - 1934

1634 - 1934

Nanette Ward collection
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Badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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J. Gunn from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

J. Gunn from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Richmond Cricket Club 1939-40

Richmond Cricket Club 1939-40

Nanette Ward collection
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Membership badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Not Test Cricket

Not Test Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J E. Monfries
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1950
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Black and white photographic postcard showing Australian cricketers v Yorkton (Canada), September 1913

Black and white photographic postcard showing Australian cri...

Nanette Ward collection
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Canada
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Sinclair Studios
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1913
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Great Cricketers

Great Cricketers

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Denzil Batchelor
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1970
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1928/29 English Cricket team

1928/29 English Cricket team

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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A.C. MacLaren in a cricket blazer and boater hat

A.C. MacLaren in a cricket blazer and boater hat

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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A C. MacLaren
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1912
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Giants of the Game

Giants of the Game

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Hon H R. Lyttelton
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1856
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Black cricket cap

Black cricket cap

Nanette Ward collection
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Caps
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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G. McDonald and Co.
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Duke Kahanamoku of Honolulu

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Duke Kahanamoku
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Box for Postmaster's Display Kit No. 3

Box for Postmaster's Display Kit No. 3

Australia Post Historical collection
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Display boxes
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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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Off-white rectangular transfer sticker with gold letters spelling

Off-white rectangular transfer sticker with gold letters spe...

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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Saskatoon Beer Medallion

Saskatoon Beer Medallion

Nanette Ward collection
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Medallions
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Canada
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The Greenduck Co.
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1913
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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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Two copies of the book 'The Cricket Field' by James Pycroft

Two copies of the book 'The Cricket Field' by James Pycroft

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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James Pycroft
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Length of chestnut coloured horse hair from the horse

Length of chestnut coloured horse hair from the horse "Uncle...

Nanette Ward collection
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Specimens
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Inkwell

Inkwell

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Inkwells
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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1900
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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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Photograph of Australian batsmen Don Bradman and Bill Ponsford walking onto a cricket ground

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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England, United Kingdom
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Sir Donald 'Don' Bradman
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1934
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Great Bowlers and Fielders, their methods at a glance

Great Bowlers and Fielders, their methods at a glance

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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George W. Beldam
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1906
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Black and white photograph of the ship R.M.S. Osterley with the signatures of the Australian and English cricket teams

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Nanette Ward collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1921
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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 titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people o...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Xmas, happy new year

Xmas, happy new year

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Photograph of a pavilion at the East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Photograph of a pavilion at the East Melbourne Cricket Groun...

Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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R.B. Benjamin manager of the Australian Cricket team and Sir Thomas Tait

R.B. Benjamin manager of the Australian Cricket team and Sir...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Montreal, Canada
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Sir Thomas Tait
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1913
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Handwritten note on the history of the Cullinan Diamond, written in Johannesburg by E R Mayne whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

Handwritten note on the history of the Cullinan Diamond, wri...

Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Set of brass scales with a round plate and a rectangular plate with rounded edges

Set of brass scales with a round plate and a rectangular pla...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Balances
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Navy cloth airmail bag, printed with 'Australia Sydney Air Mail'

Navy cloth airmail bag, printed with 'Australia Sydney Air M...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1929
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Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1988
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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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1981
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The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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