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Flute

Flute

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Woodwind instruments
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Troi Riveria (Three Rivers), Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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View of one side of the Church Missionary Society Hospital. Yunnanfu

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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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Jack plane

Jack plane

John Docker collection
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Jack planes
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Sheffield, England
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Tin with lid, containing various sewing related objects including patterns, crochet hooks, crocheted samples and spools of cotton

Tin with lid, containing various sewing related objects incl...

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Sewing equipment
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, 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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Franklin and Lower Gordon Tasmania's Last Wild Rivers...Let Them Flow Free

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Fight Fraser

Fight Fraser

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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Timber handle for a hand saw

Timber handle for a hand saw

John Docker collection
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Tool handles
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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1920
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Pair of outside calipers

Pair of outside calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Outside calipers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Album containing black and white photographs of the World War One naval battle between HMAS Sydney and SMS Emden

Album containing black and white photographs of the World Wa...

Frederick George Ince collection
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Photograph albums
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North Keeling Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia
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R Dey Son and Company
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1914
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Pair of ladies lace-up wedding shoes

Pair of ladies lace-up wedding shoes

Stella Taber collection
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Wedding shoes
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Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Textile lengths
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Poster depicting the Provisional Parliament House, Canberra, from the air

Poster depicting the Provisional Parliament House, Canberra,...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 20
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Posters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian National Publicity Association
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1940
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Australian mining. Dryblowing

Australian mining. Dryblowing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Doll - King George VI

Doll - King George VI

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Dolls
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King George VI
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1958 Ceremonial Land Rover 'Special 88', used on Vice Regal occasions in Queensland during the 1960s and 1970s

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Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Vehicles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pressed Metal Corporation
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1957
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New Testament bible

New Testament bible

Thompson Family collection
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Religious books
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Rounding up a straggler

Rounding up a straggler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Mittens
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White ceramic soup bowl

White ceramic soup bowl

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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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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Two pieces of cloth wrapped around an aluminium soap box with lid

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cloths
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Two square plush d'oyleys

Two square plush d'oyleys

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Doilies
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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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Copy negative - Boy practicing with toy shield and boomerang, Arrernte people, Alberga Creek, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Central Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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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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Wiltshire brand wood taper file

Wiltshire brand wood taper file

John Docker collection
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Files (tools)
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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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Mayne's autograph book containing over 850 autographs of famous cricketers from England, Australia, Sth Africa, New Zealand, West Indies & Scotland covering the period 1907-1955

Mayne's autograph book containing over 850 autographs of fam...

Nanette Ward collection
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Autograph books
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Edgar R. Mayne
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1907
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Crocheted sampler with one flower

Crocheted sampler with one flower

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Lace samplers
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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Group at B.A.T. mess Kalgan 14-3-1914

Group at B.A.T. mess Kalgan 14-3-1914

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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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon King O'Malley

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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Photograph of Cronulla South School Class 2A, 1957

Photograph of Cronulla South School Class 2A, 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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