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Postcard titled 'Disc Ploughs scene in Australia', Narromine, 1922

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Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Postcards
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London, England
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1922
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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White cotton handkerchief

White cotton handkerchief

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Glass plate negative - Men working in stockyards, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Pair of white cotton batting gloves

Pair of white cotton batting gloves

Macks Southwell collection
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Sports clothing
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The Great Australian (Bite)

The Great Australian (Bite)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tiwi design screenprint depicting two orange storks

Tiwi design screenprint depicting two orange storks

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Screenprints
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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B Tungutalum
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Walka designs from Ernabella

Walka designs from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pastel drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Portrait of Ilma Pidgeon (Brewer), 1942

Portrait of Ilma Pidgeon (Brewer), 1942

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Portrait photographs
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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1942
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Grey felt Akubra hat with a grey ribbon hat band

Grey felt Akubra hat with a grey ribbon hat band

Fred Daly collection
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Akubra hats
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Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Australian Scouts state tape badge Victoria

Australian Scouts state tape badge Victoria

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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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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1973
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Round wooden doily holder

Round wooden doily holder

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Holders
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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White pillowcase with cotton ties

White pillowcase with cotton ties

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillowcases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Companion of The Most Distinguished Order of St Michael & St George, awarded to Dr J H L Cumpston

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Cumpston Family collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Garrard & Co Ltd
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1901
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Teaspoons
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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cushion cover with embroidered images depicting the Hmong community travelling during war

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Irene Matthews collection
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Cushion covers
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Laos
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Centre drill

Centre drill

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Drill bits
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Path through park and AIM tent with people around

Path through park and AIM tent with people around

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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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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Tjikalayi
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1954
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Gibsons Beach Watsons Bay NSW

Gibsons Beach Watsons Bay NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Postcard - Steamboat on river

Postcard - Steamboat on river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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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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Dessert dishes
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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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Horses and Cowboy 1998

Horses and Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Calvin Smith
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1998
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1971 Wimbledon Ladies' Singles Championship tennis trophy won by Evonne Goolagong

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley collection no. 2
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Trophies
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Wimbledon, London, England
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Evonne F. Goolagong Cawley AO MBE
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1971
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Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleistocene Mungo cremation to Canberra by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Suitcases
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Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1925
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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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Ngintya
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1954
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Fork

Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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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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Bottle green hat band made of silk ribbon with emblem in centre

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Nanette Ward collection
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Hat trimmings
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Edgar R. Mayne
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Club

Club

Katherine Stow collection
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Clubs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Spell oh! At a country Inn for Tiffen

Spell oh! At a country Inn for Tiffen

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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Engagement party invitation

Engagement party invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Photograph album c1930s-1940s of the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania and Mount Buffalo