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Headband made from continuous loop of eighteen strands of fibre string

Headband made from continuous loop of eighteen strands of fi...

University of Sydney collection
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Headbands
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Aseptic absorbent surgeon's towel

Aseptic absorbent surgeon's towel

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Surgical equipment
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Australian Club, near Domain Entrance, Sydney

Australian Club, near Domain Entrance, 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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Long building with a high roof and three arches along one side

Long building with a high roof and three arches along one si...

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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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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Hand-written note by Rose Rasey summarising her movements in China

Hand-written note by Rose Rasey summarising her movements in...

RG Bain collection
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Notes
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Australia
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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Aqua domed chiffon hat with circular leaf layering worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

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Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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London, England
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Sainte Claire
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1955
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Brown slip case for pay book

Brown slip case for pay book

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Document holders
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Thread angle gauge

Thread angle gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Bone china coffee cup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

Bone china coffee cup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealt...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Bone china dinner plate printed with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Stylised sculpture of a bird

Stylised sculpture of a bird

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Sculptures
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mary Pilot
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1992
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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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Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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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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Document regarding Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 25 July 1922  to 5 March 1923

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Financial records
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1922
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On the bank of the Fu River, near it's junction with the West river at Wuchow. Mch 1917

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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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Textile sample

Textile sample

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Textile samplers
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Angkaliya Brumby
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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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Message stick

Message stick

University of Sydney collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1957
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Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campaign

Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campai...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political 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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Butter dish

Butter dish

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Butter 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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Wooden case with drill bits

Wooden case with drill bits

George O Crawford collection
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Drill bits
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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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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Melbourne Church of England Grammar School, Melbourne, VIC.

Melbourne Church of England Grammar School, Melbourne, VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pair of brown leather elastic-sided ankle length riding boots

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Colledge Family collection
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Riding boots
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Medal

Medal

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Medals
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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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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Postcards
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1914
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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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Tjikalayi
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1954
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Brown checked riding jacket

Brown checked riding jacket

Colledge Family collection
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Jackets
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Surface plate

Surface plate

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Open air bookstall. Free East Timor

Open air bookstall. Free East Timor