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Portrait of Ilma Pidgeon (Brewer), 1942

Portrait of Ilma Pidgeon (Brewer), 1942

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Portrait photographs
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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1942
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Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Doris Nash collection
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Highchairs
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Iram Nash
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1875
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'Subject No.9 - Prime Ministers' 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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Cheer Up Society of South Australia, America Day, fundraising badge

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1914
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Teaspoons
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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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Pink flower with silver ball and purple frill, on wire

Pink flower with silver ball and purple frill, on wire

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Remembrance Day fundraising badge

Remembrance Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cheer-Up Society
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1914
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Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Mittens
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Model spear

Model spear

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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British Scouts district badge, Surrey

British Scouts district badge, Surrey

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Isl...

Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Pin punch

Pin punch

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Punches
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Rectangular light green tapestry with a red and a blue two flower as the central feature

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Nettie McColive collection
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Tapestries
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One pair women's cream cricket stockings

One pair women's cream cricket stockings

Nell McLarty collection
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Stockings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Prestige
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Auger bits

Auger bits

George Henry Taylor collection
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Augers
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Mr George H. Taylor
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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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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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 1. Wattle

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 1. Wattle

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Child's drawing by David, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by David, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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David
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1954
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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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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars,  Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Patchwork quilt formed in a mosaic pattern of squares and pentagons

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Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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Crickety Cricket

Crickety Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Douglas Moffat
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1897
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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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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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Flower charm consisting of a bunch of flowers decorated with paper, lace net and ribbon

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Meg Pocock collection
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Flowers
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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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Sketch of an Asian woman, a Caucasian woman and an African woman in profile

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Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Jockey Maurice McCarten's racebook 1935

Jockey Maurice McCarten's racebook 1935

Maurice McCarten collection no. 2
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Photograph albums
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Maurice McCarten
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1929
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The English and Australian Cookery Book: Cookery for the many as well as for the 'Upper Ten Thousand' by an Australian Aristologist

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Edward Abbott collection
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Cookbooks
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London, England
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Sampson, Low, Son & Marston
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1864
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Soft black felt riding hat

Soft black felt riding hat

Colledge Family collection
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Hats
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Money box to commemorate the British royal visit to Australia, 1954

Money box to commemorate the British royal visit to Australi...

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Moneyboxes
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Victoria, Australia
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State Bank of Victoria
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1954
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Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Club

Club

FG Tonge collection
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Clubs
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Australia
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1970
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The Fly-Fisher's Entomology