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Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Miniature souvenir cricket bat from the Magaret Peden Memorial Test, Perth, 13-16 December 1984

Miniature souvenir cricket bat from the Magaret Peden Memori...

Kathleen Commins collection
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Commemorative objects
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1984
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Photograph of a beach and seascape owned by Len Uren

Photograph of a beach and seascape owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Photographs
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Leonard S. Uren
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1915
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

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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Painting depict two karndayh, female antilopine kangaroos (Macropus antilopinus)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Mr Dick Baringbungung
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1970
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Small cream coiled open weave plastic 'crinoline' hat

Small cream coiled open weave plastic 'crinoline' hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1940
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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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'Subject No.10 - Achievers' 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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Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Gaiters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Pair of ballet shoes, one white and one pink

Pair of ballet shoes, one white and one pink

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Ballet shoes
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Tonbridge CND

Tonbridge CND

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Lutheran Hymn book

Lutheran Hymn book

L Bucelis collection
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Religious books
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Lithuania
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Stop Star Wars

Stop Star Wars

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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The Strategic Defense Initiative Organization
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1981
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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T-shirt with the slogan

T-shirt with the slogan "I Stand On My Land"

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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1986
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Needlework for Student Teachers

Needlework for Student Teachers

Stella Coulter collection
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Textbooks
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1985+

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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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Loading wool at Kalgan for export 1914

Loading wool at Kalgan for export 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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Chisel

Chisel

John Docker collection
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Chisels
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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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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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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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King George's Sound

King George's Sound

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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J Carr
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1873
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The Tu-tung' addressing the people in connection with the opium burning Kalgan 16.6.1914

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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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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Pokerwork bird, Ernabella SA

Pokerwork bird, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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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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Wedding invitation

Wedding 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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Matson Line Oceanic Line match book

Matson Line Oceanic Line match book

Terence Lane collection
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Matchboxes
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California, United States of America
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Matson Navigation Company
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1926
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Home-made rectanglular painted plywood drinks tray used at 'Pretty Point' homestead via Delegate, NSW

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Judy Hirst collection no. 2
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Trays
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Delegate, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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First Aerial Post

First Aerial Post

Eric J Treloar collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1922
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Pokerwork lizard, Ernabella SA