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Poster titled 'Post Office communication services are vital to the development of Australian industries'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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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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Table cloth and four serviettes, made from Irish linen and featuring embroidered playing card motifs

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1928
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Photograph of a couple at a kitchen bench

Photograph of a couple at a kitchen bench

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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United Grand Lodge of New South Wales (UGLNSW) membership certificate for Herbert Walter Murri Hick

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Wal Hick collection
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Membership certificates
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New South Wales, Australia
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United Grand Lodge of New South Wales
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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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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Posters
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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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A KEEN EXPLORER

A KEEN EXPLORER

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass

Glass

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Corroboree by S.T. Gill

Corroboree by S.T. Gill

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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New South Wales, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1870
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Mountain Steeps

Mountain Steeps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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NSW Aboriginals Black Australia Series

NSW Aboriginals Black Australia Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Timbere, sauvage de la Nlle. Galles du sud en grand costume (Relache au Port Jackson) -

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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New South Wales, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1819
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Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and

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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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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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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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QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association player's pass, 1934

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Ruby Lee collection
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Passes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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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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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.1

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.1

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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New South Wales, Australia
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Collins
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1804
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Cartoon titled 'Line in the Sand'.

Cartoon titled 'Line in the Sand'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Vincent 'Vince' O'Farrell
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2001
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metal component

metal component

Ron Bell collection
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Components
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NSW v England, 4th & 6th Dec 1948.

NSW v England, 4th & 6th Dec 1948.

Edna Ogden collection
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Pamphlets
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New South Wales, Australia
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V N Howard & Co Pty Ltd
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1948
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QSL card for VK2RB

QSL card for VK2RB

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK2XM, Australia

QSL card for VK2XM, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Russell
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1937
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Repose

Repose

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Protestant Alliance Friendly Society certificate noting membership of 52 years for Herbert Hick

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Wal Hick collection
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Membership certificates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Protestant Alliance Friendly Society
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1982
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Strainer

Strainer

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Koorakookoo...Free newspaper, June-July 1978

Koorakookoo...Free newspaper, June-July 1978

Terry Fox collection
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Newspapers
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New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council
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1978
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Volutidae Cymbiolista Hunteri

Volutidae Cymbiolista Hunteri

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1960
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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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Eight Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Member and Members Guest badges

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1981
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Dally Messengers'  NSW Rugby League cap

Dally Messengers' NSW Rugby League cap

Stan Single collection
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Caps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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1907
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QSL card for VK2JT, New South Wales, Australia

QSL card for VK2JT, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Four page pamphlet entitled SANA Information 1 - The Militarization of Space

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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Pamphlets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1983
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Cartoon titled 'Defender of the Realm'.

Cartoon titled 'Defender of the Realm'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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2001
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Photograph depicting a couple on a sun deck

Photograph depicting a couple on a sun deck

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Photograph of a woman at a piano

Photograph of a woman at a piano

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pink and green

Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pi...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Semco Company
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1928
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Land Claims in NSW

Land Claims in NSW

Terry Fox collection
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Books
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New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council
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Glass bowl

Glass bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Three lots of pink plastic daisies

Three lots of pink plastic daisies

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Artificial flowers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection