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The Queen Mother

The Queen Mother

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Booklets
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Daphne M. Mabbott
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1953
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Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
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Sample bags
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Boomerang

Boomerang

University of Sydney collection
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Boomerangs
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Child's drawing by Katy, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Katy, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Katy
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1954
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Cotton batik wall hanging by Angkuna Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik wall hanging by Angkuna Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Wall hangings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1971
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Glass plate negative - Buffalo cart, Colombo, Sri Lanka, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1931 or 1932

Glass plate negative - Buffalo cart, Colombo, Sri Lanka, pho...

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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1931
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Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Circular shaped jug cover

Circular shaped jug cover

Muriel Kelly collection
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Jug covers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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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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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Ear pendant

Ear pendant

Papuan Official collection
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Body jewellery
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Golf club

Golf club

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Golf clubs
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In memoriam card

In memoriam 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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1911
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Model wooden canoe carved from one log and with charring visible on the outside

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Models
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Not provided
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1985
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Beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hubert Opperman as a 'Beret Basque'

Beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hubert Opperman as a 'Be...

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 1
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Berets
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France
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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1928
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Instruction and Recipe Book for pressure cooker made by the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation

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MC Glenn collection
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Operating manuals
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Pty Ltd
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1945
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Whitework oval linen table centre in mountmellick work

Whitework oval linen table centre in mountmellick work

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Application for tickets to Papal visit

Application for tickets to Papal visit

Papal Visit Office collection
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Leaflets
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Drill

Drill

George Henry Taylor collection
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Drills
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Australia
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Stanley
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Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup spoons
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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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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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Breaking camp

Breaking camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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One rectangular and two square pink food covers with cream lace edging

One rectangular and two square pink food covers with cream l...

Lois Grosse collection
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Covers
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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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Beige linen driving jacket

Beige linen driving jacket

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Jackets
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Wild Harry

Wild Harry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Advertising booklet - Katherine Heart of the Top End Northern Territory

Advertising booklet - Katherine Heart of the Top End Norther...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wayne Zerbe
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1954
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Our junk - on which we travelled for about 5 days. Coming down the Fu River from Kwerlin to Wuchow - 190 miles. Apl 1917

Our junk - on which we travelled for about 5 days. Coming do...

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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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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A pagoda Yammanfu

A pagoda Yammanfu

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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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Photograph of a view of a pagoda like structure on a stone wall

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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