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Petrological microscope with storage box

Petrological microscope with storage box

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 5
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Microscopes
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London, England
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C Baker Ltd
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Inventory of Effects for the late Lieutenant Vincent Burns, 13 July 1917

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Vincent Burns collection
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Documents
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London, England
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1917
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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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Motor Fire Engine, London, 1909

Motor Fire Engine, London, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Postcard depicting Lily Brayton

Postcard depicting Lily Brayton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Set of brass scales with a round plate and a rectangular plate with rounded edges

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Balances
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Print - A Practical Lesson

Print - A Practical Lesson

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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Portrait photograph of Vincent Burns in paper folder, 1916

Portrait photograph of Vincent Burns in paper folder, 1916

Vincent Burns collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Lyceum Studios
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1916
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1895
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Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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1980
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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Twilight

Twilight

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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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Certificates
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London, England
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Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in London
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1942
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Postcard featuring a sepia toned image of the S.S. Ballarat at sea

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation to the Australian Women's Cricket Team to meet Mrs Stanley Baldwin

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Alicia Walsh collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Alicia Walsh
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1937
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London Bridge, London

London Bridge, London

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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1914
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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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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Receipts
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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England V Australia 1877 to 1904

England V Australia 1877 to 1904

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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J N. Pentelow
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1904
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Next of Kin plaque issued to Edith Burns in respect of the service of her son, Lieutenant Vincent Burns

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Vincent Burns collection
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Plaques
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London, England
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1919
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Great Bowlers and Fielders, their methods at a glance

Great Bowlers and Fielders, their methods at a glance

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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George W. Beldam
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1906
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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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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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Tin of beef dripping sent to the Lawton family in Uxbridge, London, in a Red Cross parcel from Hobart in 1942

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French-Lawton collection
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Canned foods
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Austral Canning Co Pty Ltd
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1940
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Smoking out the Opossum

Smoking out the Opossum

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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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

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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1919
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Invitation to Elsie Deane from Mrs Arthur Greenfell, President of the YWCA of Great Britain

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Elsie Deane collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Photograph of cricketers E.R. Mayne and Frank O'Keeffe on board

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Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1922
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Recollections and Reminiscences

Recollections and Reminiscences

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Lord Hawke
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1924
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Print - A Lesson for the Horsekeeper

Print - A Lesson for the Horsekeeper

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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1866 Melbourne Cup

1866 Melbourne Cup

John Tait collection
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Trophies
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London, England
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Mr John Tait
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1865
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Rectangular aluminium sign with a wooden backing and

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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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More Cricket Prints

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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R C. Robertson-Glascow
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1948
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'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

David Collins collection
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London, England
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1798
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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

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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1919
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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Atlas with 'Charles Manthorpe, 1854' handrwitten on the end paper

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Barbara Hetherington collection
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Atlases
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London, England
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Cadell & Davies, Strand & Longman & Rees
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1806
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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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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

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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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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London, England
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1932
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Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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William Lindqvist
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By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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London, England
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1897
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1937 Australian Women's Cricket Team

1937 Australian Women's Cricket Team

Nance Pownall collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Central Press Photos Ltd
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1937
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Maid's caps and accessories in cardboard box

Maid's caps and accessories in cardboard box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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