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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Single-furrow horse-drawn plough used by experimental wheat breeder William Farrer

Single-furrow horse-drawn plough used by experimental wheat ...

Barbara Tong collection
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Ploughs
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Lambrigg Station, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1880
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'Subject No.3 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

'Subject No.3 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

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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1987
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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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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Khaki canvas bag with six pockets that hold cutlery

Khaki canvas bag with six pockets that hold cutlery

Thompson Family collection
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Cutlery
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King bird of paradise

King bird of paradise

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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White cotton pillowcase

White cotton pillowcase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillowcases
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Caribbean Scouts district badge, Trinidad & Tobago

Caribbean Scouts district badge, Trinidad & Tobago

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Wooden box decorated with shells

Wooden box decorated with shells

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Trinket boxes
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Island Bay - one of the resorts on the Island for launch parties. 2.7.1922

Island Bay - one of the resorts on the Island for launch par...

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 china bowl

White china bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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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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Handwritten message

Handwritten message

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Notes
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1930
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Irrigation device for drawing water from a canal and drain though the dyke - April 1922

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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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Calendar

Calendar

Union of Australian Women collection
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Calendars
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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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1945 FDIF 1965 WIDF

1945 FDIF 1965 WIDF

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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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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Row of cells and walkway, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Row of cells and walkway, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1922
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Needlework for Student Teachers

Needlework for Student Teachers

Stella Coulter collection
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Textbooks
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Gentleman's wooden dressing case, containing shaving and dressing implements

Gentleman's wooden dressing case, containing shaving and dre...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dressing cases
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Dessert spoon

Dessert spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessertspoons
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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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Plant fibre basket

Plant fibre basket

Odette O'Neill collection
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Baskets
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Mr Victor L. Stiskin
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1938
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World War One swag

World War One swag

Gidleigh collection
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Bedding
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1917
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Carpenter's adjustable wooden bevel square

Carpenter's adjustable wooden bevel square

Giovanni Barresi collection
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Bevels
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Vizzini, Sicily, Catania, Italy
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Mr Giovanni Barresi
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1952
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Hand-pumped dentist's spittoon used by Lilija Kokle

Hand-pumped dentist's spittoon used by Lilija Kokle

John Jankaus collection
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Spittoons
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Ventspils, Latvia
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Mrs Lilija Kokle
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1924
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Miss Margaret Peden

Miss Margaret Peden

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1929
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First of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

First of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engla...

Joan Richmond collection
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Postcards
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Coxley, Somerset, England
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1932
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An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway