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Handmade white linen cross-shaped table centre with a fancywork design of daisies

Handmade white linen cross-shaped table centre with a fancyw...

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Blinky Bill with Eureka flag

Blinky Bill with Eureka flag

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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The 3 Cars  in which 162 men and 4 officers, who were supposed to have taken part in the Kalgan looting on 26-4-1914

The 3 Cars in which 162 men and 4 officers, who were suppos...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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One pair women's cream cricket stockings

One pair women's cream cricket stockings

Nell McLarty collection
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Stockings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Prestige
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.20. Qualup Bell

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.20. Qualup Bell

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking braces
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Sheffield, England
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J A Chapman Ltd
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1949
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South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1957
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Japara food bag

Japara food bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Storage bags
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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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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearthrowers
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Cape York, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Homemade Black silk bag

Homemade Black silk bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Evening bags
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1910
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Patjiparan
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1954
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Lyre bird

Lyre bird

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Doug Moule
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1917
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Bread carter's book

Bread carter's book

ET Fealy collection
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Account books
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Costume repair kit

Costume repair kit

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Repair kits
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Round brimless ladies 'turban' style dress hat made with silver lurex fabric

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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The Sydney Harbour Bridge glimpsed from the beautiful Botanical Gardens

The Sydney Harbour Bridge glimpsed from the beautiful Botani...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Freemason's Installed Mark Master's jewel

Freemason's Installed Mark Master's jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Ribbon bars
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Royal Australian Mint
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Outside the big gate Kalgan - being the start of the journey in the Pass which leads to Mongolia

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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T-shirt worn by Rob Croll at the World Boomerang Championships in Barooga, Victoria, in 1988 for the individual event

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Robert Croll Boomerang Competition collection
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T-shirts
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Barooga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rob Croll
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1988
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Zuiderzee Club. Red Cross Fete, 1922

Zuiderzee Club. Red Cross Fete, 1922

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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India
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Fred Mitchell
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1922
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Cream and tan oval tablemat

Cream and tan oval tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Akubra brand broad-brimmed fur felt hat worn by anthropologist by Dr Peter Sutton when he was doing fieldwork

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Peter Sutton collection no. 2
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Hats
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Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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1980
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Wooden contact printing frame

Wooden contact printing frame

Turner Family collection
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Contact printing frames
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW 1922 'Clydesdale Mare'

Royal Agricultural Society of NSW 1922 'Clydesdale Mare'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1922
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May Day. National Indepence and Socialism

May Day. National Indepence and Socialism

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Gauge block attachment

Gauge block attachment

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Square orange cushion

Square orange cushion

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cushions
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Go / No go gauge

Go / No go gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Val Plumwood's gardening boots, pair1

Val Plumwood's gardening boots, pair1

Val Plumwood collection
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Boots
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Canberra Raiders Rosette

Canberra Raiders Rosette

Fred Daly collection
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Ribbons
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Smoking pipes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Memento menu from Taronga Park Camp, October 1917

Memento menu from Taronga Park Camp, October 1917

Colonel Alfred Spain collection
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Menus
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonel Alfred Spain
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1917
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Twined pandanus string bag

Twined pandanus string bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bags
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1975
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Film negative - Ullparidja people, Tomkinson Range, north of Mt Davies, South  Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Poster 'Pas de Bombes'

Poster 'Pas de Bombes'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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France
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Government of France
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1966
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Suitcase, insert and key

Suitcase, insert and key

Thompson Family collection
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