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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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Autographic Kodak Junior camera

Autographic Kodak Junior camera

Harold Stevens collection
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Cameras
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1920
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Brown faux animal skin ladies clasp-fastening rigid-walled handbag

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Norma Galvin collection
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Handbags
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Pattern book

Pattern book

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern books
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Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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Photograph album containing historic aviation photographs

Photograph album containing historic aviation photographs

William Beausang collection
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Photograph albums
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Screw driver

Screw driver

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Tools
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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State Boys' Memorial - that's one of our boys, 1919

State Boys' Memorial - that's one of our boys, 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1919
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Small jam spoon with a flat irregular oval head

Small jam spoon with a flat irregular oval head

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Jam spoons
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Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Badges
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Case for Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Female

Case for Order of Australia set, Companion - General Divisio...

Governor-General collection
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Presentation cases
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Royal Australian Mint
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Mitsubishi 'Delegate' mobile phone mounting bracket

Mitsubishi 'Delegate' mobile phone mounting bracket

Ken Gold collection
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Telecommunications equipment
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Ken Gold
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Gold glass ball

Gold glass ball

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1975
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Premo 1/4 plate black box-like camera with box

Premo 1/4 plate black box-like camera with box

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cameras
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1913
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Pair of boot stands

Pair of boot stands

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boot trees
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Box for a Addison-Luard Course & Wind Calculator for aviation navigation

Box for a Addison-Luard Course & Wind Calculator for aviatio...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Storage boxes
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Bullion box

Bullion box

Neville Locker collection
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Strongboxes
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Metal stamp

Metal stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Convict love token from G.G., Jan 10th, 1820

Convict love token from G.G., Jan 10th, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Iron blade knife

Iron blade knife

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Knife blades
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Kitchen fork

Kitchen fork

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Forks
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Silver dinner fork

Silver dinner fork

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner forks
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Tonbridge CND

Tonbridge CND

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Boomerang with incised decorations, attributed to Robert Wandin, Coranderrk, 1890s

Boomerang with incised decorations, attributed to Robert Wan...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Robert Wandin
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1890
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Framed print titled

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Lois Grosse collection
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Prints
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1939
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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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YMCA - With Our Boys Always Everywhere

YMCA - With Our Boys Always Everywhere

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for Action

International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for A...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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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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Ladies' steel and silver button-hook

Ladies' steel and silver button-hook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Buttonhooks
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Brown leather holster for a hatchet

Brown leather holster for a hatchet

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Holsters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Ambumandja.

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baijimma
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1969
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Knife with bullock horn handle

Knife with bullock horn handle

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Knives
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Ball bearings

Ball bearings

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Bearings
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Embroidery needle

Embroidery needle

ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Needles
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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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Home-made tongs used for laying baits for poisoning rabbits

Home-made tongs used for laying baits for poisoning rabbits

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Tongs
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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Transcribing machine

Transcribing machine

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Office machines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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International Women's Year -  A Woman's Place is Everywhere

International Women's Year - A Woman's Place is Everywhere

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Commemorative badges
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1975
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Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Badges
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England
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Sir David Beatty
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1914
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Cricket blazer

Cricket blazer

Nanette Ward collection
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Blazers
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E C. Devereux
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Double iron jack plane used in the construction of Old Parliament House, Canberra

Double iron jack plane used in the construction of Old Parli...

George Henry Taylor collection
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Jack planes
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Solidarity.  Nie Czekaj Pomoz!

Solidarity. Nie Czekaj Pomoz!

Henryk Sikora collection
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Political badges
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Poland
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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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Teaspoon for Australian Bicentennial Exhibition

Teaspoon for Australian Bicentennial Exhibition

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Commemorative teaspoons
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Warrant, note and envelope related to Vincent Burns' promotion to Warrant Officer Class II

Warrant, note and envelope related to Vincent Burns' promoti...

Vincent Burns collection
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Certificates
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1917
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Rug needle

Rug needle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Needles
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Post splitting wedge used by Rolfe Bridle

Post splitting wedge used by Rolfe Bridle

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Wedges
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Rolfe Bridle
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1930
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Two bronze medallions in a plastic case, both with the ABA logo on one side

Two bronze medallions in a plastic case, both with the ABA l...

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Medallions
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1988
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Convict love token 1792

Convict love token 1792

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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1792
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Mountain Trails Club of NSW

Mountain Trails Club of NSW

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Membership badges
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Australian of the Year

Australian of the Year

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Newspaper clippings
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1979
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Large timber-framed light box, with a panel showing the Snowy Mountains Scheme in cross section

Large timber-framed light box, with a panel showing the Snow...

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Didactic displays
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Circular silver and blue enamel badge

Circular silver and blue enamel badge

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Badges
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Navy Day 1918 fundraising badge

Navy Day 1918 fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Metal Auger

Metal Auger

Ron Bell collection
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Twist augers
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Spanner

Spanner

Ron Bell collection
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Wrenches
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Lighter

Lighter

Thompson Family collection
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Cigarette lighters
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