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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volume 1

Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volu...

Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Red leather presentation box for Olympic gold medal

Red leather presentation box for Olympic gold medal

Patrick McCue collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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London, England
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Mr Patrick McCue
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1908
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Print - A Passing Remark

Print - A Passing Remark

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Native dwellings

Native dwellings

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society Cook Medal collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Lewis Pingo
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1784
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Page from 'The Illustrated London News' August 23 1851

Page from 'The Illustrated London News' August 23 1851

Charles Durr collection
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Magazine clippings
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London, England
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The Illustrated London News
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1851
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The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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London, England
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Tim Graham
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1984
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Troops of the British Empire, Victorian Mounted Rifles

Troops of the British Empire, Victorian Mounted Rifles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Print titled 'Lieut. King', depicting Philip Gidley King, J. Wright, 1 May 1789

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Neville Locker collection
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Lithographs
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London, England
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J. Wright
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1789
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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London, England
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1932
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Liveryman Guild,  Air Pilots and Air Navigators

Liveryman Guild, Air Pilots and Air Navigators

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Commemorative badges
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London, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Just in time

Just in time

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Clear glass rectangular inkstand with an inkwell in the centre

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Inkstands
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Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and

Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and "EIIR" in gold le...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
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Poster captioned 'Post Script'

Poster captioned 'Post Script'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Green, brown and yellow strip of cardboard with white tabs at each end representing a kookaburra's nest

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Display cards
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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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Jigsaw puzzle of the royal drive through London, boxed

Jigsaw puzzle of the royal drive through London, boxed

Cross Family collection
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Jigsaw puzzles
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England
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Ms Anne Henley
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1945
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Poster titled 'Its the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Gold medallion commemorating the coronation of Edward VII and Alexandra, June 26, 1902

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Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Commemorative medallions
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London, England
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King Edward VII
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1902
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Invitation to Miss Clements to a reception to meet YWCA Friends From Other Countries

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Nance Pownall collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management, by Mrs Isabella Beeton

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Messrs Berkelouw collection
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Books
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London, England
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Mrs Isabella Beeton
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1891
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Sir David Beatty

Sir David Beatty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Aboriginal inhabitants

The Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Entry token for the London Zoological Exhibition of Thomas Hall, 1795

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Thomas Hall collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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William Lutwyche
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Australian Palace, New South Wales, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Surfing Australia

Surfing Australia

Australian National Travel Association collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian National Travel Association
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1930
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Oertling 62FM beam balance

Oertling 62FM beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Beam balances
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England
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L Oertling Ltd
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1930
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Nellie Butler, 1905

Nellie Butler, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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Set of nine metal weights

Set of nine metal weights

Australia Post Historical collection
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Weights
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King George's Sound

King George's Sound

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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J Carr
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1873
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Poster captioned 'You can help protect a vital service from disruption by vandals, Adopt a public telephone near your home...'

Poster captioned 'You can help protect a vital service from ...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Cabinets
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London, England
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Cash & Sons
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1920
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Empty tin for Dalmas plaster dressings

Empty tin for Dalmas plaster dressings

Margaret Heap collection
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Medical packaging
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London, England
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Dalmas Ltd
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1940
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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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Postcard featuring Jack Johnson

Postcard featuring Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Yarra

Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used i...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Victor Kullberg
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P.M.G. Salter's spring balance, used to weigh large letters and small parcels

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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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Invitation to Court at Buckingham Palace addressed to Miss Elizabeth Sanderson

Invitation to Court at Buckingham Palace addressed to Miss E...

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Certificates
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London, England
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1945
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Photograph of racehorse

Photograph of racehorse "Carbine"

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Sport & General Press Agency Ltd
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1913
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Print - Accidents will happen to the best Appointed Coaches

Print - Accidents will happen to the best Appointed Coaches

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Recollections and Reminiscences

Recollections and Reminiscences

Nanette Ward collection