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Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadknight at Orbost, Victoria, in 1906

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1906
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The Prospectors

The Prospectors

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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At the Shaft

At the Shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Club, attribted to the Sydney area, about 1900-1920

Club, attribted to the Sydney area, about 1900-1920

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1900
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Metal stencil for a wool bale with cut-out lettering

Metal stencil for a wool bale with cut-out lettering "BLS"

Cregan Family collection
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Stencils
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Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr John Cregan
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1920
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Round slip gauge

Round slip 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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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Lois Grosse collection
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Teapot stands
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Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Certificates
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Australia
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Australian National Railways Commission
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1997
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The Spring Chicken

The Spring Chicken

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Talma & Co
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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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Angkunanya
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1954
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Member of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) awarded to Sheila Ruth Collett on 1 January 1957

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Sheila Ruth Collett collection
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Medals
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England
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Royal Mint
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1952
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Don's Truth Drug

Don's Truth Drug

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Toiletry bag from the 1920s

Toiletry bag from the 1920s

Lois Grosse collection
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Toiletry bags
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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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Headphone plug, lead, and speaker unit

Headphone plug, lead, and speaker unit

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1960
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Photograph of a woman dressed in an evening gown

Photograph of a woman dressed in an evening gown

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Photographs
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977-1978

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Wooden mallet

Wooden mallet

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Mallets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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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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Waisted tubular drum

Waisted tubular drum

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Musical drums
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Mouse sculpture

Mouse sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Set of eight children's glasses

Set of eight children's glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Card expressing congratulations on engagement

Card expressing congratulations on engagement

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Two Turbinidae Ninella Torquata shells from Rottnest Island

Two Turbinidae Ninella Torquata shells from Rottnest Island

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1957
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'Australian Bicentennial Exhibition' t-shirt

'Australian Bicentennial Exhibition' t-shirt

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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T-shirts
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1988
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16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1947
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Poster titled 'Australia Declares Peace on the World, 1986'

Poster titled 'Australia Declares Peace on the World, 1986'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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1985
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War Relief fundraising certificate issued to May Knowles in 1944

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian Department of Education
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1944
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Album of pressed seaweed and moss specimens collected at Port Arthur, Van Diemens Land, 1836

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Port Arthur seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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The Rambling Botanist.

The Rambling Botanist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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'Subject No.11 - 200 Years' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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