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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Federation-era bunting

Federation-era bunting

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Commemorative objects
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Queen Mary
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1901
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Glass plate negative - Woman carrying pet possum on her head while on the march, Pongaponga people, western Arnhem land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Baby's silk bonnet

Baby's silk bonnet

Patricia Kennedy collection no. 2
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Baby bonnets
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England
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Mrs Grace H. Kennedy
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1918
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Two crotchet fabric pin cushions

Two crotchet fabric pin cushions

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Pincushions
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditure etc.

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Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association 1st grade premiers cloth badge, 1929-1933

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Fern Blade collection
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Club badges
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Brown leather suitcase

Brown leather suitcase

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Suitcases
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Franz Denk
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Nine military medals and badges

Nine military medals and badges

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Military decorations
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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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Unknown
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1954
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Princess Anne plastic doll, with mousy brown hair and a tiara, wearing a pale purple dress

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Dolls
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Princess Anne E.
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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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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Wooden hockey stick, used by Rose Little

Wooden hockey stick, used by Rose Little

Rose Hooke collection
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Sports equipment
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India
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Mrs Rose W. Hooke
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1938
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The Children's friend Wonderland City Bondi

The Children's friend Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Navy dome shaped hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Navy dome shaped hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Hats
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R M. Docker
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1955
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Vive La France Nov. 1917

Vive La France Nov. 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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France
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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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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YMCA - With the Boys Always, Everywhere

YMCA - With the Boys Always, Everywhere

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Waist corsage consisting of a small posy of white artificial flowers, pink buds and green leaves

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Meg Pocock collection
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Corsages
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Margaret 'Meg' E. Pocock
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1959
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[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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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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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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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a spirit being Durlklorrkilorrken alternatively known as Balangdjangarlayn, circa 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Manmoyih, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

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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The Complete Cricketer

The Complete Cricketer

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Albert E. Knight
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1906
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RCA 77DX chrome cylindrical microphone with a honeycombed mouthpiece

RCA 77DX chrome cylindrical microphone with a honeycombed mo...

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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Microphones
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Toy cooking spoon

Toy cooking spoon

Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Kitchen toys
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Mrs Eslee Bridge
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1920
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Bonnet with pink flowers for

Bonnet with pink flowers for "Peterkin" doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls clothing
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Wooden case for microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

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Valerie Jones collection
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Cases
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr William Warner collection
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Fishing nets
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Coo-ee! Australia Day, Unley, August 1917

Coo-ee! Australia Day, Unley, August 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Unley, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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