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Album containing black and white photographs of the World War One naval battle between HMAS Sydney and SMS Emden

Album containing black and white photographs of the World Wa...

Frederick George Ince collection
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Photograph albums
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North Keeling Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia
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R Dey Son and Company
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1914
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Fabric label - Andree Pelissiere

Fabric label - Andree Pelissiere

Andree Pelissier collection
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Labels
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Souvenir mug - George VI Coronation 1937

Souvenir mug - George VI Coronation 1937

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Coronation mugs
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King George VI
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1937
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Crocheted baby's bib

Crocheted baby's bib

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Baby bibs
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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Collection of financial records

Collection of financial records

ET Fealy collection
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Financial records
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That's one on you!

That's one on you!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Nyurigka, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Nyurigka, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyurigka
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1954
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Railway pendulum wall clock

Railway pendulum wall clock

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wall clocks
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J M Wendt, Adelaide and Mount Gambier
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1887
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Sampler with drawn thread stitching along the borders, flowers at the base, and

Sampler with drawn thread stitching along the borders, flowe...

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Textile samplers
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1917
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Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Evening dresses
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Looters on the way to be executed, Kalgan 27.6.1914

Looters on the way to be executed, Kalgan 27.6.1914

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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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr William Warner collection
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Fishing nets
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Negative holder Double dark

Negative holder Double dark

Turner Family collection
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Film holders
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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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Yuminiya
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1954
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Metal panel from area under the dashboard of the Chamberlains' car with a spray of sound deadener that was incorrectly identified as blood

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Motor car components
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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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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Napura
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1954
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Skin Hunters

Skin Hunters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a man and woman and karrbarda, the long yam (Diascorea transversa), circa 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Jack Rags

Jack Rags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Branding horses in stockyard, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Branding horses in stockyard, Innamin...

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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Child's walking trainer

Child's walking trainer

Ruth Lynch collection
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Walking aids
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United States of America
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1932
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing 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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Patjiparan
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1954
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Elsie Deane standing in garden with house in background. England 1937

Elsie Deane standing in garden with house in background. Eng...

Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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England, United Kingdom
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Gauze bandage

Gauze bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Typed letter from Hazel Pritchard to Edna Ogden, 31 December 1936

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Edna Ogden collection
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Letters
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Doreen Scanlon
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1936
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The Shrine Forecourt, Victoria's Memorial of the 1939-1945 War, Dedication by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second, 28 February 1954

The Shrine Forecourt, Victoria's Memorial of the 1939-1945 W...

1954 Royal Tour Programmes collection
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W D Joynt & Co
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1954
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Ayers Rock fruit salad

Ayers Rock fruit salad

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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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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Mayawara Minutjukur
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1954
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T-shirt worn by Rob Croll at the World Boomerang Championships in Barooga, Victoria, in 1988 for the individual event

T-shirt worn by Rob Croll at the World Boomerang Championshi...

Robert Croll Boomerang Competition collection
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T-shirts
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Barooga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rob Croll
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1988
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Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories in a wooden case

Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories i...