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Colour display card illustrated with a kookaburra, titled, 'Pre-stamped envelopes. All they need is an address...'

Colour display card illustrated with a kookaburra, titled, '...

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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Protest poster 'Bankrupt', 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'Bankrupt', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Poster 'Rock Without Grog'

Poster 'Rock Without Grog'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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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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Poster advertising Aboriginal and Islander Dance Theatre

Poster advertising Aboriginal and Islander Dance Theatre

Caroline Serventy collection
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Discussion Poster No. 23 - 1 Road Death every 6 1/2 hours - November 29, 1948

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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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1948
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Poster showing an Aboriginal familiy with Japanese writing

Poster showing an Aboriginal familiy with Japanese writing

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Poster titled 'Advance Australia Where?'

Poster titled 'Advance Australia Where?'

Lorraine Coutts collection
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee
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1992
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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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Eco-sleuthing Transport

Eco-sleuthing Transport

Woomargama Public School collection
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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 with text 'Australia we salute you. Bicentennial Naval Salute'

Poster with text 'Australia we salute you. Bicentennial Nava...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Australia
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1988
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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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Northern Territory, Australia
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Energy Resources of Australia Ltd
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Poster with text 'Help us discover Australia's Unsung heroes and heroines'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Australia
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Poster captioned 'A 'phone call... takes the hurry out of not being close, do your speeding by 'phone'

Poster captioned 'A 'phone call... takes the hurry out of no...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Protest poster 'Jam the Plan!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest poster 'Jam the Plan!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Poster titled 'Post early this Christmas'

Poster titled 'Post early this Christmas'

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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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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A Woman Should...Look like a Girl, Think like a Man, Act Like a Lady, and Work Like a Dog

A Woman Should...Look like a Girl, Think like a Man, Act Lik...

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

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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Series of 38 posters in book format titled

Series of 38 posters in book format titled "Palestine Holoca...

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Lebanon
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Mr Ali Kazak
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1982
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Poster titled 'Family peace picnic. Friendships not warships Sat 15th Oct 12 pm...'

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Nuclear Free Port Phillip Bay Coalition
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Poster - Australia, New Zealand, and cartoon figures depicting people saying, thinking or singing

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Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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"Agent for Commonwealth Savings Bank"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising signs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
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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 "OTCTORTb! COXPAHNTb!"

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Craft Expo '82 poster

Craft Expo '82 poster

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1982
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Poster 'Australia. What do you know about it?'

Poster 'Australia. What do you know about it?'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Lina Bryans
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Poster for Aboriginal week September '85'

Poster for Aboriginal week September '85'

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Henryk Sikora collection
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Poland
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Protest poster 'Merry Crisis to all of you in the Riverina', Deniliquin, 16 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Deniliquin, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines,  Australia

Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines, Au...

National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Discussion Poster No.66 - Milk - July 24, 1950

Discussion Poster No.66 - Milk - July 24, 1950

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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1950
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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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Anzac Day Cricket Match flyer

Anzac Day Cricket Match flyer

Brad West collection
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Çanakkale, Turkey
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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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1998
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' march to Town Hall, Sydney, 1984

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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 titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23rd December'

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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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1948
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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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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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Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster collection
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J Roy Stevens Pty Ltd
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Poster featuring white text that reads 'An Open Invitation to Australia's Bicentenary'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Australia
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Australian Bicentennial Authority
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1988
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Sisterhood is blossoming, springtime will never be the same

Sisterhood is blossoming, springtime will never be the same

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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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 'Post Office communication services are vital to the development of Australian industries'

Poster titled 'Post Office communication services are vital ...

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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1959
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Poster 'A Call to Prayer'

Poster 'A Call to Prayer'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Protest poster 'Stop the plan and save our Sports Clubs', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest poster 'Stop the plan and save our Sports Clubs', Gr...

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

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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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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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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Salter Scales
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Vote 'Yes' for Aborigines poster for 1967 Federal Referendum

Vote 'Yes' for Aborigines poster for 1967 Federal Referendum

Margaret McLeod collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Federal Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait...
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1967
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Poster "PEACE IS LIFE", "Peace Information Centre Thailand"

Dr Di Bretherton 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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Poster 'Building bridges of understanding'

Poster 'Building bridges of understanding'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters showing Mikhail Gorbechev and Ronald Regan

Posters showing Mikhail Gorbechev and Ronald Regan

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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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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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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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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