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Birds Eye View of Wuchow Apl 1917 showing both West and Fu Rivers

Birds Eye View of Wuchow Apl 1917 showing both West and Fu R...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Handkerchief printed with kewpie dolls around the edges

Handkerchief printed with kewpie dolls around the edges

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elizabeth Francisco
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1920
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Players contract for the 1937 Australian Women's Cricket Tour to England and Holland

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Amy Hudson collection
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Contracts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1937
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Drosera Whittackeri

Drosera Whittackeri

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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View of Yunnanfu railway station - summer 1919

View of Yunnanfu railway station - summer 1919

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Lobelia Simplicicaulis

Lobelia Simplicicaulis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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River Yarra, Melbourne

River Yarra, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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St. Patrick's and Gordon Statue, Melbourne

St. Patrick's and Gordon Statue, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1910
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Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hymn book

Hymn book

Evan Hughes collection
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Carnarvon, Wales
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C M Book Agency
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1890
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Photograph of Chinese soldiers marching in the streets of Kalgan

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Caladenia Deformis

Caladenia Deformis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Woman sitting with a child with the child's hand on the woman's shoulder and a teddy bear on the ground

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure with no roof

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Black, white and pink leaflet printed for Australia's 150th Anniversary in 1938

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Leaflets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Australia's 150th Anniversary Celebrations Council
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1938
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Last season of the East Melbourne Cricket ground, 1921

Last season of the East Melbourne Cricket ground, 1921

Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Document from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 8 April 1921

Document from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 8 April 1921

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Bank of New South Wales
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1921
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Referendum Typo

Referendum Typo

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1999
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Leptospermum laevigatum

Leptospermum laevigatum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Elizabeth Street, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bridge over a river

Bridge over a river

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Xanthosia tridentata

Xanthosia tridentata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Charles Box
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1877
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Sliding bevel

Sliding bevel

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Receipt from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 13 January 1877

Receipt from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 13 January 1877

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Receipts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1877
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Cartoon of Paul Keating in Parliament

Cartoon of Paul Keating in Parliament

Mark Knight collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Mark Knight
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1992
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At the Entrance to St. Kilda Road, Melbourne

At the Entrance to St. Kilda Road, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Collins Street East, Melbourne

Collins Street East, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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I'm Chasing The Cool Breezes

I'm Chasing The Cool Breezes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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General View of Collins Street from Treasury

General View of Collins Street from Treasury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1956 Olympic Games Results and Records

1956 Olympic Games Results and Records

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Mustering on a Sheep Station

Mustering on a Sheep Station

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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Baby's silk garment

Baby's silk garment

Rita McMartin collection no. 1
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Baby dresses
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Condobolin, New South Wales, Australia
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'Granny' Edwards
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1877
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Anti-Uranium Campaigners Wanted

Anti-Uranium Campaigners Wanted

Ruth Crow collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Melbourne Times
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1978
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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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Aircraft model of a Lockheed P38 Lightning, U.S.A.F., made in 1943 by Sheila Ferguson, WAAAF

Aircraft model of a Lockheed P38 Lightning, U.S.A.F., made i...

Sheila Van Emden collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Oil can with tapered spout

Oil can with tapered spout

John Docker collection
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Oil cans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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Photograph albums
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large nugget

Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large...

Smales Jewellers collection
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Brooches
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Western Australia, Australia
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Crawford family
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1890
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Canton Fire from the roof of B.A.T. offices, 13 October 1921

Canton Fire from the roof of B.A.T. offices, 13 October 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1921
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In Botanical Gardens, Melbourne

In Botanical Gardens, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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1912
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Letter

Letter

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1958
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Diagram for violin making

Diagram for violin making

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Notes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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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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Card to accompany cake

Card to accompany cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1898
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Boomerang carved with central floral motif and horizontal bands on arms, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Queensland, Australia
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1920
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Pencil

Pencil

John Docker collection
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Pencils
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Melbroune Centenary Show, 1948 for first prize for a snow white play apron

Certificate awarded at the Royal Melbroune Centenary Show, 1...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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H Hearne & Co Pty Ltd
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1948
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

George Henry Taylor collection
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Keyhole saws
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1915
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.22 revolver with a black handle and leather holster associated with Milo Dunphy

.22 revolver with a black handle and leather holster associa...

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Revolvers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flo...

Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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