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Poster  'Balloon Challenge'

Poster 'Balloon Challenge'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Poster for 'International Women's Day' 80th Aniversary, 1990

Poster for 'International Women's Day' 80th Aniversary, 1990

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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 for 'International Women's Day' 75th Aniversary, 1985

Poster for 'International Women's Day' 75th Aniversary, 1985

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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

Poster

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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Women Are Not Chicks

Women Are Not Chicks

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Posters
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1986
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Poster -

Poster - "Australians for Nuclear Disarmament"

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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Spiritual Places: Tasmanian Aboriginal Heritage

Spiritual Places: Tasmanian Aboriginal Heritage

Dr Betty Meehan collection no. 2
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Posters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Set of nine metal weights

Set of nine metal weights

Australia Post Historical collection
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Weights
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The Tasmanian Aborigines - set of six posters, reproductions of watercolours by Thomas Bock (c1790-1855)

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Lori Richardson collection no. 2
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Posters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Thomas Bock
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1993
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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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Display cards
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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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Aboriginal Australia

Aboriginal Australia

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Telegraph Office

Telegraph Office

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1988
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Poster 'Rock Without Grog'

Poster 'Rock Without Grog'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Bicentennial poster titled 'Join the celebration'

Bicentennial poster titled 'Join the celebration'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Australian Bicentennial Authority
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1988
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Poster

Poster

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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Peace it together - Election '87 July 11 - Vote Vallentine Senate 1

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Discussion Poster No.51 - Progress and problems in Europe 3 - December 26, 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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Poster

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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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Round clear glass inkwell with a recessed sunburst pattern on the underside

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Inkwells
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Poster for 'International Women's Day'

Poster for 'International Women's Day'

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

Poster

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

Poster

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 with text 'Art at work...trade union contribution towards building Australian culture'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Australia
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Poster

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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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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Poster - 'Afrika Vibrations'

Poster - 'Afrika Vibrations'

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Poster

Henryk Sikora collection
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Poland
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Poster

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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Stop the Death Trade, Rally Saturday November 23, 10:00, Parliament House March to AIDEX

Stop the Death Trade, Rally Saturday November 23, 10:00, Par...

Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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Posters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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Poster  titled 'Metalworkers take a walk for Nuclear Disarmament', 1988

Poster titled 'Metalworkers take a walk for Nuclear Disarma...

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Poster -

Poster - "Childcare is a Union Issue"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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

Poster

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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"PEOPLE CARE!"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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Poster - Australia, New Zealand, and cartoon figures depicting people saying, thinking or singing

Poster - Australia, New Zealand, and cartoon figures depicti...

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Peace it together - Election '87 July 11 - Vote Vallentine Senate 1

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Posters
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Poster

Poster

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 '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

Poster

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

Poster

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 'Bark Painting' by Doreen Tipiloura

Poster titled 'Bark Painting' by Doreen Tipiloura

Tiwi Designs Aboriginal Corporation collection
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Doreen Tipiloura
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1993
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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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Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme, Tumut 3 Power Station and Talbingo Reservoir

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23rd December'

Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23...

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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Red metal pillar box with an arched top

Red metal pillar box with an arched 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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1912
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Narrow red cardboard box containing seven paper items

Narrow red cardboard box containing seven paper items

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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Triangle poster - 'Rally For The Rivers'

Triangle poster - 'Rally For The Rivers'

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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The Specialty Press
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1981
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Poster captioned 'A 'phone call... takes the hurry out of not being close, do your speeding by 'phone'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Newspaper liftout 'Ban the Plan', Sunraysia Daily

Newspaper liftout 'Ban the Plan', Sunraysia Daily

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Posters
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Life Games

Life Games

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Autographed poster titled 'Survival 2001 - A Celebration of Indigenous Culture and a Tribute to Charlie Perkins'

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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2001
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Poster 'Sport '88 - Making the Bicentenary Great'

Poster 'Sport '88 - Making the Bicentenary Great'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Cut-glass inkwell

Cut-glass inkwell

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Inkwells
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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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South Australian Electoral Department poster with design by Jillian Davey of Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Posters
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Jillian Davey
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1954
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Arnolds Ink bottle

Arnolds Ink bottle

Australia Post Historical collection
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Ink bottles
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Poster

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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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