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Transparency with print design, Pintapinta purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Black and white photograph of a military camp

Black and white photograph of a military camp

Mollie Ballard collection
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Frank W. Ballard
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1927
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Photograph showing Fred Daly with a sword on stage

Photograph showing Fred Daly with a sword on stage

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Programme Official Opening J. B. Young Limited, Queanbeyan, 23 May 1956

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Programs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Queanbeyan Age Print
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1956
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Uncirculated 1997 one dollar coin

Uncirculated 1997 one dollar coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 2
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One dollar coins
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1997
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Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The program of religious and musical programs for 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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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

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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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Wooden club 'tjutinypa', used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Tommy Watson
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2001
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Oval shaped washing basket

Oval shaped washing basket

Noel Keith collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Vertigan
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1958
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Solarplate print, Anapalaku Walka 3, by Angkuna Kulyuru

Solarplate print, Anapalaku Walka 3, by Angkuna Kulyuru

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1997
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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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'Canberra view 12.3.13', 12 March 1913

'Canberra view 12.3.13', 12 March 1913

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Frank Derek Atkinson

Frank Derek Atkinson

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Photographic prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Ballard for Joseph Hartmann'

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Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Cardboard bookmarkers tickets

Cardboard bookmarkers tickets

Jim McMahon collection
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Tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a rock wallaby, 1978

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1978
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Site plan for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra [by Munns, Sly & Partners Pty Ltd]

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Papal Visit Office collection
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Architectural drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Woven basket with fabric flowers

Woven basket with fabric flowers

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Baskets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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A Major Opening for Coin Lovers

A Major Opening for Coin Lovers

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Leaflets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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'Subject No.2 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

'Subject No.2 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Poster advertising Regular Milk Australia's first 200 years on one litre whole milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Advertising posters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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'Subject No.6 - Women' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Liberal Party of Australia
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1954
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Two Turtles by Billy Yirawala

Two Turtles by Billy Yirawala

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1953

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Cellos
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1953
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Bark painting 'Mimi and Namorodo Spirits' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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High Court of Australia 1980 Medallion in a blue presentation case

High Court of Australia 1980 Medallion in a blue presentatio...

Historic Memorial Committee collection
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Medallions
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1980
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Metal rule

Metal rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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'Subject No.10 - Achievers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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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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Souvenir Project Book 'Australia's Bicentenary 1788-1988', which is designed to store bicentennial milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Commemorative books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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A Nation Says 'Sorry'

A Nation Says 'Sorry'

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Rugby league trading card of Ken Nagas of the Canberra Raiders

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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A toy wagon constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

A toy wagon constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toy carts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Dentistry equipment box

Dentistry equipment box

Christine Marshall Cox collection
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Medical cases
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Lancelot Marshall
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Print titled 'Black Dog - White Dog 1', by Karen Casey, 1989

Print titled 'Black Dog - White Dog 1', by Karen Casey, 1989

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Karen Casey
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1989
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Transparency with print design, Puru, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Transparency with print design, Puru, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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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