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Assorted pieces of fabric garment attachments

Assorted pieces of fabric garment attachments

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Textiles
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Comic book titled 'The Calamitious Career of Dictator Bob' published by the Communist Party of Australia

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 23
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Comic books
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Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1951
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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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Nova Peris' 4 x 100m relay gold medal from the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Medal ribbon in an envelope

Medal ribbon in an envelope

Parsons collection
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Medal ribbons
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Composing rule

Composing 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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Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scarves
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Poster -

Poster - "Childcare is a Union Issue"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Picturesque Isles Of The South Seas

Picturesque Isles Of The South Seas

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1934
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Hankow Special Emergency Corps. January 1927. H.Q

Hankow Special Emergency Corps. January 1927. H.Q

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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Baby's pram pannier associated with Milo Dunphy

Baby's pram pannier associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1930
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Bridge over a river

Bridge over a river

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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The Ramblers Walking Club Programme 1949-1950

The Ramblers Walking Club Programme 1949-1950

Elery Hamilton-Smith collection
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ramblers Walking Club
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1942
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White china mixing bowls

White china mixing bowls

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Mixing bowls
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Sergeant Parsons 1939-1945 Star and Pacific Star medals

Sergeant Parsons 1939-1945 Star and Pacific Star medals

Parsons collection
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Military medals
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Scout badge

Scout badge

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Card with pink tie

Card with pink tie

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Fishing line float

Fishing line float

Papuan Official collection
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Fish floats
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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First day cover issued by Australia Post for the opening of Parliament House Canberra on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1988
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1980
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Silk embroidered postcard and and inner card to Muriel McPhee from Ronnie McPhee

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Photograph of a steam engine threshing wheat

Photograph of a steam engine threshing wheat

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Sixteen associated Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Lady's and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Cream and tan square tablemat

Cream and tan square tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Black presentation case with red satin lining

Black presentation case with red satin lining

Terence Lane collection
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Presentation cases
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Chivers family album, 1920s

Chivers family album, 1920s

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Photograph albums
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1920
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Footstool cushion

Footstool cushion

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cushions
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Flour bag

Flour bag

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Flour bags
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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R M Gow & Co Ltd
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1916
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Collar box and collar

Collar box and collar

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 2
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Collars
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Corsets
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1850
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Glass plate negative - Sinkhole in limestone rock, Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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