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Metal inkwell that has a sculpted kangaroo with a joey in its pouch next to an inkpot shaped like a rock.

Metal inkwell that has a sculpted kangaroo with a joey in it...

Terence Lane collection
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Inkwells
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1900
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Document in black type with corrections in black ink

Document in black type with corrections in black ink

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1945
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1936
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Folder of newspaper clippings titled

Folder of newspaper clippings titled "H.E.C. 1979... From Cl...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission
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1979
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Two-piece [skirt and bodice] full-length dress in sheer black fabric with white spot print

Two-piece [skirt and bodice] full-length dress in sheer blac...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1900
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Lil-lil club

Lil-lil club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Minutes of the Business Session of the National Anti-War Conference, 1971

Minutes of the Business Session of the National Anti-War Con...

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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E C. Gare
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1971
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Wooden stick used for washing clothes

Wooden stick used for washing clothes

Lorna Huxtable collection
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Copper sticks
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Louise E. Barrenger
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1882
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in E...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reading list on Conservation, 1971

Reading list on Conservation, 1971

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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National Library of Australia
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1971
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Handwritten document in blue-black ink

Handwritten document in blue-black ink

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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Photocopy of a letter from K Dohery of Tasmanian Conservation Trust to Mr Truchanas

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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Advertisement - To stand the season at Low Lynn Galong the blood stallion Dorcendo

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Mary Willsallen collection
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Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Terence Lane collection
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Doilies
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1900
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A small list of items from the Tirranna Race Club

A small list of items from the Tirranna Race Club

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1873
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Photographic postcard of Paramatta River at Drummoyne, NSW

Photographic postcard of Paramatta River at Drummoyne, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Operative Bakers' Association (NSW)

Operative Bakers' Association (NSW)

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1890
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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1997 Royal Australian Mint Proof Coin Set

1997 Royal Australian Mint Proof Coin Set

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 2
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Coin proof sets
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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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Tirranna Cup trophy

Tirranna Cup trophy

David Innes Watt collection
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1894
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Old Gaol, Port Macquarie

Old Gaol, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club receipt book, 1874

Tirranna Picnic Race Club receipt book, 1874

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Books
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1874
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Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accessories, trunk, spanner and jack

Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accesso...

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Concord, New Hampshire, United States of America
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Abbott-Downing Company
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1854
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Paved area leading to cells Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Paved area leading to cells Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

L and T Hackney collection
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Spearthrowers
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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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Letter of

Letter of "proclamation read and flag planted on McRobertson...

Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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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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Bunch of keys from HM Prison Campbell St Hobart

Bunch of keys from HM Prison Campbell St Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Memorial to the baptism of Vincent Burns

Memorial to the baptism of Vincent Burns

Vincent Burns collection
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1903
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Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 8 January 1884

Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 8 Jan...

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1884
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Stone hatchet hafted in bent wood

Stone hatchet hafted in bent wood

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 1
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Hatchets
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Dirranbandi, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1850
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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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Advertising posters
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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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Deck of Commonwealth Railway playing cards

Deck of Commonwealth Railway playing cards

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
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Playing cards
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Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1900
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Wignalls bamboo pram

Wignalls bamboo pram

Bothwell Museum collection
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Prams
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Wignalls
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1900
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Minutes of annual meeting of the Tasmanian Photographic Federation, 1 May 1971

Minutes of annual meeting of the Tasmanian Photographic Fede...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Documents
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Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Minutes of the Preparatory Committee meeting for 'An Australian Policy for Peace and Co-existence, 1955

Minutes of the Preparatory Committee meeting for 'An Austral...

Maurice Edwards collection
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Documents
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1955
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Tirranna Race Club Rules and Regulations, 6 January 1873

Tirranna Race Club Rules and Regulations, 6 January 1873

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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W R. Riley and family
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1873
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Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1945
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Handwritten record of W A Oldfield's cricket statistics versus England, South Africa and the West Indies

Handwritten record of W A Oldfield's cricket statistics vers...

Ruth Oldfield collection
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England
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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Record of Tirranna Picnic Race Club winners from 1871 to 1880

Record of Tirranna Picnic Race Club winners from 1871 to 188...

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1871
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Victoria Police Gazette, 1853 to 1855

Victoria Police Gazette, 1853 to 1855

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Documents
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Victoria, Australia
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Victoria Police
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Paper titled 'Land Claim Yuin Tribe Wallaga Lake, Amended'

Paper titled 'Land Claim Yuin Tribe Wallaga Lake, Amended'

Terry Fox collection
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Wallaga Lake, New South Wales, Australia
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Federated Engine Drivers' and Firemen's Association of Australasia, South Australian Branch certificate of merit

Federated Engine Drivers' and Firemen's Association of Austr...

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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The Mail Newspaper (Adelaide)
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1905
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Photograph depicting Moir family picnic at Delta Downs Station, North QLD, c1890s

Photograph depicting Moir family picnic at Delta Downs Stati...

Delta Downs Station collection
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Photographs
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Alphonse Chargois
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1890
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Exercise area No. 2, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Exercise area No. 2, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Natives of Carpentaria

Natives of Carpentaria

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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T Baines
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1873
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Club

Club

S Jackson collection
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Clubs
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Sale, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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Carte de visite portrait photograph of Nathaniel Myers

Carte de visite portrait photograph of Nathaniel Myers

Nathaniel Myers Scrimshaw collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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H H. Baily
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1867
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Wooden plane

Wooden plane

George O Crawford collection
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Planes
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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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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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Collection of documents relating to baking or the Baking Trade Employees' Union of New South Wales

Collection of documents relating to baking or the Baking Tra...

ET Fealy collection
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Knife made from an elliptical wooden shark tooth blade

Knife made from an elliptical wooden shark tooth blade

L and T Hackney collection
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Knives
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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Prepared toast speech regarding the contribution made by women

Prepared toast speech regarding the contribution made by wom...

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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