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Wedding invitation in an envelope

Wedding invitation in an envelope

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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United States of America, North America
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1979
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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Film negative - Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1920
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1976
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek east, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1978
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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1826
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1880
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Bride and groom

Bride and groom

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Horse team equaliser

Horse team equaliser

Doreen Liddle collection
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Horse tack
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Narridy, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Jack P. Liddle
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1900
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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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When You Know You're Not Forgotten...

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Margot Child collection
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Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Card to accompany cake

Card to accompany cake

Margot Child collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1904
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Man

Man

Margot Child collection
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Hand saw

Hand saw

George O Crawford collection
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Saws
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Romantic Royal Marriages

Romantic Royal Marriages

Margot Child collection
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Books
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New York, United States of America
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1981
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Bag featuring Berlin woolwork with silk

Bag featuring Berlin woolwork with silk

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Evening bags
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1870
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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

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Thompson Family collection
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1859
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1937
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Wedding dress and newspaper clipping.

Wedding dress and newspaper clipping.

Margot Child collection
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Two-piece full-length dress consisting of a bodice and a skirt in burgundy duchess satin with inserts of cut velvet in a geometric and floral pattern

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1875
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Menu from wedding reception

Menu from wedding reception

Margot Child collection
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Menus
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1915
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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1930
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Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificate of Recognition

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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1900
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Order of service

Order of service

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Shell

Shell

L and T Hackney collection
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Shells
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Newspaper clipping from the Northshore Advocate newspaper featuring three photographs, including one of a wedding

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Margot Child collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1984
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Mode of disposing of the dead

Mode of disposing of the dead

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1873
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1977
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Receipt for wedding ring

Receipt for wedding ring

Margot Child collection
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Receipts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1945
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Sketchbook of Aboriginal people in hunting, fighting and ceremonial scenes by Tommy McRae, about 1860

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Derrick Nightingale collection
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Sketchbooks
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Victoria, Australia
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Tommy McRae
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1875
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Wedding aniversary card

Wedding aniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Envelope and letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 5 September 1874

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan & Son
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1874
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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