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Minton 'Kings Service' china fruit plate bearing the coat-of-arms of the Australian Parliament

Minton 'Kings Service' china fruit plate bearing the coat-of...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Fruit plates
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England
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Minton
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1927
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I'll be there!

I'll be there!

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Leaflets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Women warn that life in the Anglican Church may be a health hazard

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Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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Unissued invitation to the opening of Parliament House, Canberra, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Nuclear War is not Healthy for Children and Other Living Things tea-towel

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Portrait photograph of William Yang

Portrait photograph of William Yang

Jon Lewis collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Portrait photograph of Christobel Draffin

Portrait photograph of Christobel Draffin

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Portrait photograph of Peter Lucas

Portrait photograph of Peter Lucas

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Licence receipt

Licence receipt

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Receipts
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Victoria, Australia
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Road Traffic Authority, Victoria
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1986
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Portrait photograph of Nadya

Portrait photograph of Nadya

Jon Lewis collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Circular button brooch of gold-coloured metal, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Portrait photograph of Dolly Wright

Portrait photograph of Dolly Wright

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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The opening of Australia's Parliament House by Her Majesty the Queen, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Programs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Portrait photograph of Lara Thoms

Portrait photograph of Lara Thoms

Jon Lewis collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Watercolour painting of arid landscape, Richard Moketarinja, 1975

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Richard Moketarinja
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1975
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Equal Pay Year 1986

Equal Pay Year 1986

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Camisole

Camisole

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Camisoles
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1900
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Peter Milton ALP La Trobe election campaign sticker

Peter Milton ALP La Trobe election campaign sticker

Peter Milton collection
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Stickers
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Milton
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1980
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Saw-setting tool

Saw-setting tool

Phillip Porta collection
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Saw-setting tools
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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1850
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Souvenir mug - Princess Beatrice

Souvenir mug - Princess Beatrice

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Princess Beatrice E.
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1988
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Billy Cooley
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1982
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'Australian Bicentennial Exhibition 1988' key ring

'Australian Bicentennial Exhibition 1988' key ring

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Key rings
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1988
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Souvenir teaspoon from Expo 88, Brisbane, Australia

Souvenir teaspoon from Expo 88, Brisbane, Australia

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1988
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Metal teapot

Metal teapot

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Teapots
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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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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Union of Australian Women - National Conference delegate 1950 1985

Union of Australian Women - National Conference delegate 195...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Membership badges
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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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Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large nugget

Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large...

Smales Jewellers collection
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Brooches
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Western Australia, Australia
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Crawford family
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1890
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Poster 'PEACE or MILITARISM PINE GAP CONFERENCE ALICE SPRINGS - EASTER WEEKEND'

Poster 'PEACE or MILITARISM PINE GAP CONFERENCE ALICE SPRING...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Pine Gap, Northern Territory, Australia
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United States Air Force
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1981
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Peace

Peace

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Poster featuring white text that reads 'An Open Invitation to Australia's Bicentenary'

Poster featuring white text that reads 'An Open Invitation t...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Australia
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Australian Bicentennial Authority
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1988
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International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for Action

International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for A...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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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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Pair of dark brown cotton knit stockings

Pair of dark brown cotton knit stockings

Olga Riet collection
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Stockings
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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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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Posters
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Callistemon viminalis

Callistemon viminalis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Rectangular aluminium sign with a wooden backing and

Rectangular aluminium sign with a wooden backing and "Canber...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Peace

Peace

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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"SOUTH-WEST FESTIVAL...STRAHAN JANUARY 16, 17, 18..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
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Sue Forage
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1981
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Cast iron frying pan

Cast iron frying pan

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Frying pans
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Leaflet Why Star Wars menaces world peace and stability

Leaflet Why Star Wars menaces world peace and stability

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Leaflets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1985
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EPNS egg cup

EPNS egg cup

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Eggcups
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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$5 coin

$5 coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Commemorative coins
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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